Graduate degree pathway

How to become a dentist


  • #1
    University in Australia
  • Register with the Dental Board of Australia

  • Guaranteed entry available

  • CSP

    Commonwealth Supported Places available
3 years Bachelor degree
4 years Doctor of Dental Surgery


Dentistry is a challenging and rewarding profession that is responsible for the oral health of individuals and the wider community. Good oral health is integral to good general health, and dentistry is recognised as a primary healthcare profession.

The Doctor of Dental Surgery is Australia's only masters-level qualification for training general dental practitioners. The Doctor of Dental Surgery creates a new benchmark for 21st century education.