Dental Public Health, Master | University Sains Malaysia | George Town, Malaysia
12 months
3300 USD/year
1880 USD/year
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The Master of Dental Public Health offered by the School of Dental Sciences from University Sains Malaysia is a full time master program.


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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dental Public Health
  • Epidemiology of Oral Diseases and Conditions
  • Prevention of Oral Diseases
  • Research Methods
  • Oral Health Promotion
  • Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor degree in Dentistry (BDS, DDS or an equivalent degree).
Other Requirements:
  • 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.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    1880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based 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

1755 - 2203 MYR /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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