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Entry requirements for dentistry degrees vary, but all universities require excellent grades in the sciences, as well as good communication skills and an enthusiasm for the subject.

To study dentistry most degrees require:

  • AAA to AAB at A Level (or equivalent), including Chemistry and Biology
  • Passing the UKCAT or BMAT tests
  • A successful interview
  • An excellent personal statement
  • Evidence of genuine interest in the subject, such as work experience

You can apply for up to four dentistry courses through UCAS and the deadline is the 15th October each year

Use the links below to find out more

British Dental Association: Career Guide

Prospects Guide How To Become A Dentist