Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours)

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


60 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an exhilarating journey towards a fulfilling career as a proficient dentist, equipped with cutting-edge knowledge and skills to address oral health challenges effectively. The Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours) program is meticulously designed to nurture the next generation of dental professionals within the state-of-the-art UQ Oral Health Centre, renowned as Australia’s premier tertiary oral health facility.


Immerse yourself in hands-on learning experiences right from the onset as you commence honing your clinical expertise within our simulation clinics and labs. Progressing into your second year, seize the opportunity to treat patients through our strategic partnership with the Metro North Hospital and Health Service, gaining invaluable real-world exposure. Culminate your academic journey with a transformative 39-week placement in various dental clinics across Queensland, solidifying your practical skills and knowledge.

Admission Requirements

  • Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) General English subject and Chemistry, with a minimum ATAR of 99.0.
  • Successful completion of UCAT (from the year you apply), unless applying via the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander admissions pathway.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS overall 7; TOEFL iBT Overall 100; PTE Academic Overall 72; CES Overall 185. Note: Entry requirements are subject to change.
  • Dental Practice 1
  • Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry
  • Immunology and Microbiology for Dentistry
  • Professions, People and Healthcare

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $83,654
  • Domestic:$10,964

Future Career Outcomes

Witness your professional aspirations materialize as you step into a myriad of career pathways upon graduation. Whether it’s delving into general practice dentistry, specializing in periodontics or endodontics, or contributing to public health initiatives, our program equips you with the proficiency and confidence to excel in diverse professional settings. Join the league of esteemed alumni making significant contributions to the field of dentistry worldwide.

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