Bachelor of Dental Surgery

University of Otago

Subject area

Dentistry

Duration

5

5 Years

Total student fees

$78,479

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This degree provides knowledge, skills and clinical training in all aspects of Dentistry. It also allows study in specialist areas. It has widespread professional recognition and enables registration with the Dental Council of New Zealand.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent. Selection on academic merit to the second year of the programme.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

5 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$15,696 $78,479
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$52,076 $260,380
Total $67,772 $338,859

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

97%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $69,618
Earnings range $52,087 - $99,543
In employment 79%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

University of Otago New Frontiers Entrance Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

Between $2,500 and $5,000 (dependent on the level of academic achievement at school)

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150th Entrance Scholarships (including Ralph & Eve Seelye Academic Excellence)

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$6,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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