Yearbooks

Programme: MSc (Dentistry)

Code Faculty Department
10252090 Faculty of Health Sciences Department: School of Dentistry
Credits Duration NQF level SAQA ID
Minimum duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 180 NQF level:  09 SAQA ID:  83935

Programme information

The programme consists of a dissertation related to the major subject.

Admission requirements

  1. BChD (or equivalent) degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Dentistry [PGDipDent] may be required or relevant honours degree

Examinations and pass requirements

The stipulations of the General Academic 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.


The regulations and rules for the degrees published here are subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information.

The General Academic Regulations (G Regulations) and General Student Rules apply to all faculties and registered students of the University, as well as all prospective students who have accepted an offer of a place at the University of Pretoria. On registering for a programme, the student bears the responsibility of ensuring that they familiarise themselves with the General Academic Regulations applicable to their registration, as well as the relevant faculty-specific and programme-specific regulations and information as stipulated in the relevant yearbook. Ignorance concerning these regulations will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression, or basis for an exception to any of the aforementioned regulations.

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