Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry)

The information on this page applies to future students. Current students should refer to their faculty handbooks for course information.

The Graduate Diploma (Surgical Dentistry) provides the opportunity for dentists registered in Australia to develop skills and acquire knowledge essential for Oral Surgery through a comprehensive curriculum of theoretical and clinical studies. The course has a foundation of evidence-based practice. It will enable the provision of a range of Oral Surgery services including appropriate oral surgical management of medically compromised patients, and will include oral medicine and oral pathology components as well as implants. You will also complete a research project in the field of Oral Surgery under the supervision of an academic staff member.

Further course information

Graduate opportunities

This course is designed to enhance the surgical dentistry skills of candidates, and to provide a basis to pursue a career pathway in research and/or clinical academic positions.

Admission

Admission requirements

The Graduate Diploma (Surgical Dentistry) provides the opportunity for dentists registered in Australia to develop skills and acquire knowledge essential for Oral Surgery through a comprehensive curriculum of theoretical and clinical studies. The course has a foundation of evidence-based practice. It will enable the provision of a range of Oral Surgery services including appropriate oral surgical management of medically compromised patients, and will include oral medicine and oral pathology components as well as implants. You will also complete a research project in the field of Oral Surgery under the supervision of an academic staff member.

How to apply

Domestic students

How to apply

On-line applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Faculty. Applications for admission in 2013 (only) should be made by the 31st March 2012. Subsequent years, 2014 and on, applications should be submitted by 1st February.

Ancillary expenses

http://sydney.edu.au/dentistry/student/pdf/dmd-indicative-ancillaries.pdf

International students

How to apply

Overseas applicants may apply (i) directly to the University, or (ii) through a University overseas representative (education agent).

Ancillary expenses for international students

http://sydney.edu.au/dentistry/student/pdf/dmd-indicative-ancillaries.pdf

Fee disclaimer

Domestic students

Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount

Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).

Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount

Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).

Postgraduate Domestic Tuition Fee

This 2014, tuition fee for a domestic postgraduate student represents the fee that is payable by you in the calendar year you commence your course, commencing in 2013 for a standard annual full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). If your study load is more or less than the 1.0 EFTSL your fee will differ.

Annual review for postgraduate domestic tuition fee

Importantly, tuition fees are subject to annual review by the University, and are likely to increase each year of your period of study, effective at the start of each calendar year.

Additional incidental fees

For some courses there are incidental fees additional to the student contribution and/or course fee. Some of those fees are significant, for example, faculty-specific materials, tools, protected clothing and equipment. For further information about these additional incidental fees, please visit the University's Future Students' website.

Potential for inaccuracy

Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information in this prospectus, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre for domestic students or the International Office for international students so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about those fees.

The academic requirements that are displayed are applicable to currently available courses only, and are updated annually in October and may be changed without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney, and you are referred to those documents

Please note that if you are classified by the University as a Research Training Scheme student in accordance with the Other Grants Guidelines (Research) 2010, you will be exempt from the payment of any SCA or tuition fees for courses undertaken as part of a Research Masters degree and Research Doctoral degree. More information about your eligibility for this Scheme is available here.

International students

International tuition fees for postgraduate students

International tuition fees for postgraduate students not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).

Annual review

Annual review not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).

Additional incidental fees and health insurance

Additional incidental fees and health insurance not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).

Potential for inaccuracy

Potential for inaccuracy not available for Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry).