Academic Program

Faculty of Dentistry offers a 10-semesters (180 credits) full-time Bachelor Degree in Oral and Dental Surgery (B.D.S.). The undergraduate program is structured to provide dental students with comprehensive didactic dental education, as well as, extensive laboratory and clinical training in all dental specialties and allied medical sciences.

The goal of undergraduate program curriculum is to educate health care professionals who value health promotion and possess the knowledge and skills to diagnose, manage, and prevent diseases, abnormalities, and other conditions affecting the oral and periodontal tissues.

For distribution of the courses, please check the Curriculum Plan and Courses Prerequisites

Courses Total Number of Credit Hours
Faculty Mandatory Courses Biomedical Sciences 23
Basic Sciences 20
Preclinical Sciences 42
Clinical Sciences 75
Faculty Elective 6
University Courses Mandatory 5
Elective 9
Total 180