Restorative Dentistry


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.

Master of Science

The M.Sc. program is comprised of didactic, laboratory, and clinical course requirements, and a research thesis. The minimum number of credit hours required in the program is 96 hours.

The M.Sc. program includes:

  • Preparation of a Master's thesis
  • Oral defence of research project
  • Submission of an article for publication based on research
  • Limited teaching in the undergraduate prosthodontic program
  • Participation in outreach to under-served communities

Completion of the program provides eligibility to take the examinations of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) and the American Board of Prosthodontics (ABP).

Expected Duration

  • 3 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • D.M.D. or D.D.S. from a minimum four-year undergraduate Dental School. A D.M.D. or D.D.S. that is only three years in length is acceptable if the undergraduate dental school is accredited in Canada.
  • CV/Resume
  • Biographical Sketch / Personal Essay (500-600 words maximum) outlining reasons for choosing Prosthodontics and the University of Manitoba.
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3 (Dean’s letter from institution which conferred the applicant’s dental degree, and 2 recent letters of reference one of which must be from a current or recent position/institution).

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2021 August September 1, 2020 Apply



*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.

Course Listings

Department Website

Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry
D113-790 Bannatyne Avenue
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W2