Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours)

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

This program educates the next generation of dental professionals at advanced tertiary oral health facility in Australia. With a focus on smaller cohorts and dedicated and specialist teachers, students will not only learn the science and acquire the technical skills to care for patients and prevent, diagnose, treat oral diseases & abnormalities, but also master the technical skills and knowledge needed to provide quality oral healthcare and make a genuine difference to the lives of others. This program ensures graduates will be workforce ready. Along with gaining in depth theoretical knowledge, students complete approximately 1,900 hours of practical placements in a variety of clinical settings with the possibility of a clinical placement in State Government and Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Service clinics throughout Queensland or interstate.

Course Fee:


International: $376,197

Entry Requirements:

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English; Chemistry (Biology also recommended); UMAT (for domestic applicants). Entry is competitive and not all applicants who meet the OP1/rank 99 cut-off are offered a place.

Structure:

80 units; 1,900 hours of supervised clinical practice

Subjects you can Study:

Dental science

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Recognition:

Australian Dental Association; Australian Dental Council; Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Dentist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Herston No info No Full time 5 years
St Lucia No info No Full time 5 years
For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has maintained a global reputation for delivering knowledge leadership for a better world. At UQ, our aim is simple: to create change in our students so they can create change in the world.

Our students have access to the latest and most advanced disciplinary knowledge as a result of UQ research informing our programs. With international learning opportunities, partnerships that provide support and industry insight, and inspirational teaching staff who have won more national teaching awards than any other university in Australia, you’ll learn from the best.

The UQ student experience also provides a foundation for success far beyond graduation. We offer a balance of support, structure and flexibility while preparing our students to compete in today’s rapidly evolving workplace. You’ll study in good company with our 51,000+ current students, including 13,300+ international students from 141 countries, who contribute to a diverse, inclusive community across UQ’s three beautiful campuses at St Lucia, Herston and Gatton in South-East Queensland.

UQ’s research has global impact, delivered by an interdisciplinary research community of more than 1500 researchers at eight research institutes and 100+ research centres. The most prestigious and widely-recognised independent rankings of world universities consistently place UQ among the top global universities in both research and teaching.

Visit future-students.uq.edu.au to learn more.

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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