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BDS Courses (A200/A204)
Applications: Closed

DCP Courses (B750/B752)
Applications: Closed

We have no places available in UCAS Extra.
The School of Dentistry does not enter Clearing or Adjustment.

We offer undergraduate training opportunities for home and overseas students in dentistry, dental hygiene and dental therapy, and a learning experience designed to best prepare you for your future career.


A200 - Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

A204 - Bachelor of Dental Surgery with a preliminary year (BDS)

B752 - BSc Dental Therapy and Dental Hygiene

B750 - HE Diploma in Dental Hygiene


How to Apply

Visit the Admissions Criteria page to find out how to apply and further information about our entry requirements, selection policy, open days, admissions policy and international qualifications criteria.



Interviews will be held on the following dates in 2015:
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (A200/4) - January 19th - 23rd
BSc Dental Therapy & Dental Hygiene (B752) - 9th, 10th, 11th March
HE Diploma in Dental Hygiene (B750) - 9th, 10th, 11th March


Cardiff University School of Dentistry requires all* applicants for our BDS (A200/4) course to have sat the UKCAT before the application deadline.
The registration deadline for the UKCAT is the 21st of September.
For more information, please see:

* If you live in an educated country that is not covered by the UKCAT, you are REQUIRED to apply for exemption, please see: UKCAT Exemptions. - The deadline for exemption is the same as that for registration.


Term Dates

2014/15 2014/15
2013/14 2013/14


Work Experience

We offer the chance for those interested in Dentistry BDS or one of our Dental Care Professional courses to visit the School and experience our Dental Clinics


Open Days

At each Cardiff University Open Day, we have a team of representatives from the School of Dentistry to hold talks and answer any questions potential applicants may have. 
We apologise, there is no possibility of a tour of the Dental Hospital at these events.

We hold one Open Day in the Dental Hospital for BDS Applicants, and one day for DCP Applicants.
Please see our Open Day page for more information.



For enrolment information for academic year 2013/14, please see the following page:
Enrolment 2013/14