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BSC Oral Health Science students
BSc Oral Health Science
This course provides a stepping stone to a career as a dental therapist or dental hygienist.

BSc Oral Health Science / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BSc
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

ABB (including specific subjects)

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

We require 32 points overall, including 5,5,5 in the Higher Level subjects (including Biology plus one other science) and 5,5,5 in Standard Level subjects.

You must also meet the GCSE requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
12/312
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Learn the skills and knowledge you need to register with the General Dental Council as a dental therapist or hygienist.
  • Study at a university ranked 4th in the UK for dentistry, according to the QS World University Rankings 2017.
  • 100% of our graduates are in work or further study within six months of completing this course.

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £34,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Additional expenses

When on the clinics you will need to wear a tunic - which cost approximately £25 each - as well as black trousers or skirt and black leather duty shoes that are close fitting around the toes and heels.

There will be travel costs when attending community clinics in the Greater Manchester area. There is no discounted parking on campus for students if you have a car.

Scholarships/sponsorships

NHS bursaries are not available for this course.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 0231
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/dentistry/
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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