MSC/DIP On Campus

Pediatric Dentistry

University of British Columbia

38 months
48443 CAD/year
19220 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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This combined Pediatric Dentistry program from University of British Columbia is a clinical specialty program providing to successful applicants holding a DMD degree or its equivalent, education and training for clinicians, researchers and teachers. The student will divide clinical training between the University of British Columbia Point Grey Campus and BC Children’s Hospital.


 Achievement of the Diploma in Pediatric Dentistry requires successful completion of the clinical and didactic requirements associated with the diploma program in the Faculty of Dentistry, successful completion of the MSc in Craniofacial Science course requirements, and successful defense and submission of the thesis to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. In this program option, the degree and the diploma are awarded conjointly and both must be completed to graduate. 


Graduates of the Pediatric Dentistry program from University of British Columbia will be eligible to take the examinations for specialty certification in Pediatric Dentistry of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Normal course of study is three full academic years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pediatric Patient 
  • Pediatric Dentistry Case Review and Treatment Planning 
  • Craniofacial Growth and Development
  • Statistical Methods
  • Research Methods
  • MSc Thesis
  • Oral Radiology
  • Interdisciplinary Graduate Seminars: Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning 
  • Clinical Pediatric Dentistry 
  • Hospital Clinical Pediatrics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 38 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The Program begins in the second week of August.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
  • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • This program contains a practicum component for which a criminal record check is required.
  • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48443 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 48443 CAD per year during 38 months.
  • National

    19220 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19220 CAD per year during 38 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /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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