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Oral Health Science (3 Years) [BSc]

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UCAS course code
UCAS institution code
Degree awarded
3 years
Number of places/applicants
Typical A-level offer
We require grades ABB including Biology and another science.

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

We require 30 points overall:

  • 5,5,5 in the Higher Level subjects (including Biology plus one other science)
  • 5,5,5 in the Standard Level subjects

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Course description

This course has been developed to give you the skills you need to register with the General Dental Council as dental therapists or dental hygienists, and helps provide a holistic approach to primary dental care.

You will be trained to undertake a number of clinical procedures, such as periodontal treatment, simple fillings, dental radiographs and the extraction of primary teeth. You will also develop excellent communication skills to motivate and encourage patients to develop good oral health practices.

Open days

The best way to get a feel for what it's like to study at the School of Dentistry is to come and visit us on one of our open days .


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £30,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.


NHS bursaries are not available for this course.

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This course is delivered by:

School of Dentistry

Contact details

Academic department
School of Dentistry
Contact name
Teresa Smith
+44 (0)161 306 0232
Academic department overview
See: About Us .

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