Graduate degree pathway

How to become a dentist

Professional accreditation

  • The Dental Board of Australia
  • The Dental Council of New Zealand

Career outcomes

The Doctor of Dental Surgery is a professional graduate degree that provides ideal training for a career as an outstanding dentist.

  • Intensive clinical training and exposure to research
  • Clinical training in urban, rural and indigenous settings (both public and private) in Victoria
  • The opportunity to work with diverse populations and develop a strong sense of commitment to the principles of ethical dental practice.