Dental Public Health from University Sains Malaysia is the specialty of dentistry that concerns with the promotion of oral health, the prevention of oral diseases, and the provision and administration of oral health and dental care services in defined populations and communities. It recognises the role of behavioural and environmental factors as determinants of oral health.
What you'll study
Epidemiological principles are applied to describe and define dental public health problems, as well as to formulate and evaluate oral health programs and policies. This approach aims to improve the oral health of communities as much as individuals through practice of evidence-based dentistry and proficient management of oral health care and resources.
- Dental Public Health
- Epidemiology of Oral Diseases and Conditions
- Prevention of Oral Diseases
- Research Methods
- Oral Health Promotion
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesPublic Health Dentistry Health Sciences View 178 other Masters in Health Sciences in Malaysia
- A Bachelor degree in Dentistry (BDS, DDS or an equivalent degree).
- Applicants will be called for an interview, either face-to-face or via other means of communication
- Applicants must also fulfill other requirements set forth from time to time by the university.
International3300 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National1880 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1880 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
Local Tuition Fee : 220.00 X 40 Units = 8,800.00 MYR
Living costs for George Town
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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