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Dentistry, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #651 (QS) ,
To date, the School of Dentistry is  60 years old. In 1985, we established the very first MS program in Dentistry in our country, followed by setting up a Ph.D. degree program in 1990, the first such program in Dentistry in Taiwan. 


In 1992, we further established the first Graduate Institute for Oral Health Science (GIOS); providing the concrete basis for promoting dental public health in our country. In order to offer further clinical-basic science training for denstists on a continuing bases, the On-the-Job MS program was founded within the graduate institute of dental and oral health sciences in 1999. This program has a special feature focusing on “Periodontal Prosthodontics training for the practicing dentists, and it is currently the only one of its kind in .

With the refinement of the university’s organization and mandates, we evolved into a full-sized College of Dental Medicine by 1999, providing our country's very first and foremost college-level professional education in all aspects of basic and clinical dental sciences, which is consisted of the School of Dentistry and a separate Department of Oral Hygiene. Our School of Dentistry runs four different programs: the undergraduate program for DDS training, the M.S. program and the Ph.D. program for graduate training and the On-the-Job MS program for the established dentists. In parallel, the Department of Oral Hygiene also has four programs: the undergraduate Hygiene program, the On-the-Job undergraduate program, the M.S. program and the On-the Job M.S. program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Topics in Biostatistics
  • Special Topics in Oral Biology research Methodology
  • Special Topics in Adjunctive Periodontal Prosthesis
  • Biology Basis of Orthodontics
  • Seminars in Orthodontics
  • Clinical Practice in Orthodontics
  • Special Topics in Occlusion
  • Literature Review and Case Conference in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Orthodontics in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Operative Dentistry in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Clinical Practice in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Physics and Medical Usage of Laser
  • Behavior Management in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Special Topics in Oral Radiology
  • Literature Review and Case conference in Periodontics
  • Special Topics in Dental Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Clinical Practice in Periodontics
  • Special Topics in Oral Pathology
  • Special Topics in Applied Oral Anatomy (Laboratory)
  • Special Topics in Dental Materials
  • Seminar and Literature Review in Prosthodontics
  • Special Topics in Periodontal and Prosthesis
  • Clinical Practice in Prosthodontics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      1-4 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Holds an equivalent degree of D.D.S. from a Medical/Dental College of a local or foreign university which is recognized by M.O.E. and verified by R.O.C. representative office. 
  • A minimum GPA of B or 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (a notarized Chinese or English translation of transcript is required) 
  • Holds an equivalent degree of Dentist diploma. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3080 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1540 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Kaohsiung

  • 19176 - 24000 TWD/month
    Living Costs

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