Key Information

Course duration: 5 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Dental Surgery - BDS

Subject Ranking

Ranked 1st for Dentistry (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
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  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    98.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.53 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: A200

15 October

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: AAA Must include Biology/Human Biology and Chemistry. General Studies is not accepted as a third subject. Applicants must have six GCSEs at Grade A including Maths or Physics plus English Language or Literature at B or better.Resits are not accepted.Work shadowing (three days minimum).UKCAT - see University website.Health and Criminal Conviction Checks - see University website.
SQA Higher: AAAAB–AABB Including Biology and Chemistry by the end of S6 plus Advanced Higher Biology and/or Chemistry at Grade B or better.Minimum AABB by the end of S5.Applicants are not considered for entry to Dentistry from S5.Higher subjects must include Biology/Human Biology and Chemistry (both at Grade A).English/ESOL at Grade C or better and either Maths or Physics.Applicants also require Advanced Higher Biology OR Chemistry at Grades A or B.Resits are not accepted.Work shadowing (three days minimum).UKCAT - see University website.Health and Criminal Conviction Checks - see University website.

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,100 per course
Overseas students: £42,170 per year

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The Course


**DENTISTRY**: Glasgow Dental Hospital & School is located in the centre of Glasgow with up-to-date facilities for patient care, student clinical practice and training, and education and research in dental and oral diseases and disorders. Dentistry at Glasgow is ranked first in the UK (The Times and Sunday Times University League Table 2018).

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at Gilmorehill (Main) Campus

University of Glasgow

University League Table Ranking: 24th

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Postal Address

School of Dentistry
University of Glasgow
University Of Glasgow
University Avenue
G12 8QQ

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