MChD On Campus

Periodontics and Oral Medicine

48 months
2537 EUR/year
1268 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Periodontics and Oral Medicine from University of Pretoria aims to maintain health standards through quality education, research and community service.  


Periodontics and Oral Medicine from University of Pretoria has grown to be one of the largest health training institutions in the country and boasts an undergraduate student corps of over 6 000.

Students at Periodontics and Oral Medicine from University of Pretoria will:

  • be part of a new generation of health professionals
  • get outcomes-based and problem-orientated training

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • General pathology 
  • Ethics and human rights 
  • Pharmacology 
  • Physiology 
  • Oral biology 
  • Oral pathology 
  • Orthodontics
  • Dissertation: Periodontics and oral medicine 
  • Periodontics and oral medicine 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Pretoria and/or in South Africa, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BChD (or equivalent) degree
  • Registration as a dentist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) in the category Independent Practice

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2537 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2537 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1268 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1268 EUR per year during 48 months.

SA and SADC countries citizens - R21 660 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

8592 - 10309 ZAR /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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