UWA Dental School

Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)

Further information


The primary program of the Dental School is the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).

The Doctor of Dental Medicine is a four-year, full-time professional degree course.

The course commences in January and each year is of 48 weeks duration.

Following successful completion of this course, the graduate is able to register with the Dental Board of  Australia as a dentist and enter the profession immediately.

Australian students

International students


How to apply

Please refer to www.meddent.uwa.edu.au/admissions  for the application process for the school leaver pathways and graduate pathways.

 There are two entry levels:

 School Leaver Entry*

  • applicants offered a place on one of the school leaver pathways have a guaranteed place in the DMD on the condition of completing a UWA undergraduate degree with a minimum GPA of 5.5
  • applicants are only eligible for this entry level if they have not commenced any tertiary studies

Graduate Entry*

  • applicants apply in the final year of their undergraduate degree

  *Within these entry levels there are quotas and pathways



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