At Adelaide Dental School you’ll be studying in one of Australia’s peak centres of excellence in oral health, delivering internationally recognised education, research and service. 

Studying dentistry is a privilege. You cannot overstate how improving someone's ability to eat, drink, speak, and even smile, can improve their quality of life. Although the course is challenging, it’s a challenge I would never regret taking on.Alexander Khominsky, Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Adelaide Dental School's reputation for outstanding teaching, research, contribution to community, and quality of graduates, has been built over a proud 100 year history.

We can offer you a comprehensive range of accredited, clinically-focused undergraduate and postgraduate dentistry and oral health degrees, including the Bachelor of Dental SurgeryBachelor of Oral Health and the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry.

A supportive and innovative learning environment

Our school’s highly experienced teaching staff will create for you a supportive and collegial learning environment, ensuring you enjoy a positive and rewarding study experience.

Whichever dentistry or oral health degree you choose, you’ll benefit from a variety of innovative, high-quality and flexible learning approaches. These include small-group collaborative learning, case studies, problem-based learning packages and clinical placements at metropolitan, rural and interstate venues.

We’ll also help you develop your clinical skills at our state-of-the-art Dental Simulation Clinic.

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Be surrounded by transformative research

At Adelaide Dental School you’ll be part of one of the leading research intensive dental schools in the country, with a well-recognised track record in attracting significant competitive research grants, and publishing papers, articles and books.

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At Adelaide Dental School, we’re very proud of the strong relationships we’ve built with—and in support of—our community and industry, and run a number of programs to ensure they continue to grow.

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Be supported by our experienced staff

In addition to our accomplished lecturers and researchers, you’ll also benefit from the dedication and expertise of our extended team.

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