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Dental Surgery - Oral Surgery

36 months
45030 EUR/year
45030 EUR/year
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Oral surgery is the art and science of surgical dentistry that deals with the management of trauma, congenital and acquired diseases of the mouth and its associated structures. The Dental Surgery - Oral Surgery at the University of Sharjah provides the necessary surgical education and skills that would enable the dental practitioner to begin a career in oral surgery.


The Dental Surgery - Oral Surgery program at the University of Sharjah begins with basic medical sciences and relevant dental sciences courses that help build a core knowledge that enable the trainee to proceed for further surgical education and training. Clinical experience includes mandatory rotations around internal medicine, general surgery, anesthesiology and accident and emergency medicine disciplines. Multidisciplinary team work and quality patient-care outcome in a safe environment remain as the main philosophy of training.

The program has an overall 70% clinical component and 30% research component, in the form of a short investigation leading to a thesis. Trainees shall also participate in relevant continuing professional development activities held at College of Dental Medicine, which are accredited by Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Program objectives

The goals of the MDS-OS program are to enable students to:

  • Develop contemporary knowledge specifically in oral surgery, and relevant areas in dentistry and medicine to enable to make appropriate clinical decisions.
  • Acquire basic and advance skills in patient care, investigation techniques and clinical skills at a level of competency for safe practice.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary team work for effective patient care.
  • Develop and adopt high values in decision making, with contemporary evidence based knowledge and skills.
  • Communicate efficiently and practices the highest level of Ethics and Professionalism
  • Promote as an advocate for health and continue to be a life-long learner.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Sciences
  • Surgical Sciences
  • Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Patient Care
  • Multidisciplinary Treatment Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


65 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A BDS degree from University of Sharjah or an equivalent qualification, with a GPA of 3.0 or above.  Candidates with GPA of between 2.5 and 2.9 may be given consideration.
  • A minimum of one-year post qualification work experience
  • English Language requirements: A minimum of 550 on paper based TOEFL or 6.0 on IELTS or its equivalence.
  • Applicants must attend an interview session and may be required to sit for a written and/or practical test.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45030 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45030 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    45030 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45030 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • AED 170,000 per year

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /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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