Bachelor of Dental Technology with Honours

University of Otago

Subject area

Dental Technology



4 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Bachelor of Dental Technology with Honours (BDentTech(Hons)) graduates will have research experience, and academic and practical knowledge in the areas of dental technology and dental biomaterials. The programme aims to broaden students knowledge, over and above that obtained through the ordinary Bachelor of Dental Technology (BDentTech) programme, and to enable them to critically evaluate concepts, understand scientific methods, and be skilled at conducting pertinent research. They will have excellent communication skills, enabling them to communicate with colleagues from an informed perspective. Graduates will be positioned to embark on an advanced professional career or further academic study at Masters or PhD level.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An average grade of at least B+ in the final year of the BDentTech programme.

Detailed requirements

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4 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,616 $38,464
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,021 $52,084
Total $22,637 $90,548

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

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

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

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607

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