About Dentistry and oral health

At Melbourne, you’ll learn from internationally renowned dental academics and be exposed to the clinical expertise of local specialists. Our top-quality dental teaching facilities are the best in the southern hemisphere, offering you a high-quality clinical experience.

Subjects are taught in an advanced learning environment at the forefront of oral health, using state-of-the-art technologies.

Graduate ready to provide a wide range of oral health care to people of all ages and in a variety of clinical settings, working alongside other medical and allied health professionals.

Discover how to become a dentist

Doctor of Dental Surgery student Kevin speaks about the pathways to becoming a dentist and his highlights at the University of Melbourne.

Graduate degree pathways

Looking for personalised advice?

Find out more about our graduate degrees and get support with your application. Speak to our expert staff online, via phone or at an upcoming event. You can also register to learn more about your course options and opportunities via email.

Why study Dentistry and oral health at the University of Melbourne

Join our health service network

Join our health service network

Benefit from our partnerships with leading health service providers, learning in our state-of-the-art facilities, clinical labs and virtual spaces.

Learn from the experts

Learn from the experts

You'll learn from experts in their field, clinical practitioners and academic leaders with relevant, up-to-date knowledge, experience and research.

Be inspired by your surrounds

Be inspired by your surrounds

Situated within the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, our campus is at the heart of a global hub of world-leading research institutes and health services.

Hear from our students

Find out what motivated our current students to choose Melbourne, and the impact studying with us has had on their lives and careers.

Being able to treat patients at such an early stage exposes us to a lot of clinical experience by the time we graduate.

Daniel Kwok, Doctor of Dental Surgery

Talk to us

Please speak to our expert staff to discover more about our learning opportunities and get support with your application.