BDS Dentistry (first-year entry) / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- 5 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAA including Biology and Chemistry
- Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
AAB including Biology and Chemistry
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
37 points are required overall (to include core points) with at least 766 at Higher level. If Maths and English Language are not offered as part of the Diploma, they should be offered at GCSE or IGCSE at grade B or above.
Major subjects must include Chemistry and Biology, plus one further subject at Higher Level.
- Number of places/applicants
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
"The Dentistry course at Manchester has the best combination of science, theory and practical elements.
"It also has a great social aspect!"Camilla De Kare-Silver / Year 3 student
- Train as a dentist by combining the study of basic and advanced dental sciences with extensive clinical experience in our dental hospital and local clinics.
- Study at a university ranked 4th in the UK for dentistry, according to the QS World University Rankings 2017.
- Have the option to study for an intercalated BDS degree , where you interrupt the course for a year to achieve a BSc award in a related subject.
Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250.
Tuition fees for international students will be £23,000 for year 1.
Clinical tuition fees (years 2-5) are charged at the future rate which is applicable when you enter Year 2. Clinical fees for students entering Year 2 in 2019 will be £42,000.
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 from Year 4. There is no discounted parking on campus for students if you have a car.
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