All candidates are considered on an individual basis.
If your qualifications are not listed here, please see our additional entry requirements web pages to find out which other qualifications are considered.
Additional entry information beyond specific grades for this programme is provided under ‘Important Information for All Students' below.
Please note: Applications for this course must be sent directly to the University, and NOT through UCAS.
Previous dental nursing experience and a recognised Dental Nursing qualification is preferred.
We do not accept applications from BDS/BChD graduates or from any applicant holding a higher level qualification than the Diploma in the field of Dentistry.
A high standard of health is required.
Successful applicants will need to pass a medical examination. Protection by inoculation and vaccination will be advised in certain instances.
There is considerable competition for places, and a limited number of candidates are invited to attend for interview and assessment. Selection is based on aptitude, personality and communication skills as well as academic achievement.
Interviews are usually held six months prior to the start of the course. You will be notified by letter of the interview dates.
We reserve the right not to consider late applications and to reject applicants who have been interviewed on two previous occasions.
DD including Biology. Five GCSEs (grades A-C) including English Language and Biology or Human Biology. Other equivalent qualifications may be considered.