Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours

University of Otago

Subject area

Dentistry

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Entry requirements

To be considered for admission, applicants must achieve a grade point average of at least A- across all papers prescribed for the fourth year of the Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of this degree programme will have the knowledge, skills and attributes required for registration as a dentist in New Zealand. Graduates will be able to demonstrate a high level of research-informed clinical practice, produce research outputs at a standard suitable for internationally peer-reviewed publications, and embark on postgraduate study at the doctoral level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Dental Studies at this level can earn:

$64,000

Median earnings one year after study

$73,000

Median earnings two years after study

$88,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

90%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office

Website:

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/study/scholarships-and-awards/find-a-scholarship.html

Value:

For: Assistance with study

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Freemasons University Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

of $6,000 each

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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.

Sources

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