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and English at 4/C, plus one of the Level 3 qualifications outlined below.
a minimum of 2 A
levels to include at least one pass in a Science subject.
24 overall to include
English, Mathematics and one Science subject.
National Diploma/Certificate in Dental Nursing: pass grade in National Diploma/Certificate in Dental Nursing.
BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: PPP from a Science related subject.
Certificate/QCF Diploma: MP from a Science related subject.
Access: pass an Access to HE Diploma
in a relevant
subject, such as Science, Combined Studies, Natural Sciences or Nursing.
GNVQ and AGNVQ: passes in Science subjects.
Applications from students with non-standard qualifications, including those without Science qualifications at Level 3, are welcomed and are assessed on an individual basis. This programme is also suitable for those returning to study who can offer work or other related experience in place of formal qualifications.
Please note that the
GCSE criteria outlined above, or equivalent qualifications, are essential.
Please note that the typical offers above are not necessarily the threshold for selection for interview, which may vary depending on the number of applications received by the Faculty of Health.
Extended entry requirements
- English language requirements
- We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary. Please note that from 2021
entry applicants from the EU will be considered international students for fee
paying purposes and may be required to obtain a visa to allow study in the UK.
you intend to practice in your home country post-graduation please ensure you
check with the nations’ dental council before committing to study with us.
Individual requirements are often not very transparent and you should confirm
whether our degree is transferable overseas before submitting an application.
outlined our selection and admissions process, providing
information from interviews to deferred entry.
Conduct and Fitness to Practise
our Student Conduct and Fitness to Practise page.