The programme consists of a dissertation related to the major subject.
• BChD degree or an equivalent qualification as well as the Postgraduate Diploma in Dentistry [PGDipDent].
• The candidate may be exempted from the latter qualification at the discretion of the head of the department concerned and with the Dean’s approval.
• Candidates in possession of an applicable bachelor honours degree or equivalent qualification may be admitted to study in certain specialised basic dental sciences at the discretion of the head of department concerned and according to the General Regulations, and with the Dean’s approval.
Examinations and pass requirements
The stipulations of the General Regulations apply. A minimum pass mark of 50% is required for the dissertation.
Pass with distinction
A student must obtain a minimum of 75% for the dissertation.