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Pediatric Dentistry, M.Dent.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #601 (QS) ,
This unique program provides an opportunity for dentists to pursue higher education and research in the field of Pediatric Dentistry with an emphasis on prevention and public health in underserved and disadvantaged communities (Aboriginal, rural, and urban poor).


The Pediatric Dentistry program involves university coursework in aboriginal and rural cultures and communities as well as an intensive research program in prevention and community dentistry. The entire third year of the program involves placement and research in rural and remote areas.

During the first two years, patient care will be provided in a modern 5-chair pediatric dentistry graduate clinic with state-of-the-art computerized diagnostic equipment. Graduate residents will also have the opportunity to treat pediatric dental patients in the hospital setting and in local community outreach clinics


A number of the university's programs hold accreditation by provincial, Canadian and/or international professional accreditation bodies. 

Programme Structure


  • Advanced Human Macroscopic Gross Anatomy
  • Hospital Pediatric Dentistry
  • Management and Restorative Treatment of Pediatric Patients
  • Preventive and Community Pediatric Dentistry
  • Special Needs and Emergency Care in Pediatric Patients

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • D.M.D./D.D.S. degree (or equivalent)
  • Minimum one year of general practice or hospital residency
  • CV/Resume
  • Biographical Sketch
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3

Tuition Fee

  • International

    793 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 793 CAD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    376 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 376 CAD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Winnipeg

  • 1056 - 1650 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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