Doctor of Philosophy in Dentistry

(N/0911/8/0001) (08/29) (MQA/PA 15861)

Doctor of Philosophy in Dentistry is a doctorate that aims to learn about a significant area of medical research and to cover subjects including general dentistry, implants, and dental surgery.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements:

i. A master’s degree in the field or related fields accepted by the Lincoln University College Senate; or
ii. Other qualifications equivalent to a master’s degree recognized by the Government of Malaysia.
iii. Candidates without a related qualification in the field/s or working experience in the relevant fields must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by Lincoln University College.

A Bachelor’s Degree with the following conditions:

i. A Bachelor’s Degree in Dentistry or related fields with first-class (CGPA of 3.67 or higher) or its equivalent from an academic or Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) program;
ii. Undergo internal assessment; and
iii.Any other requirements of the HEP

Bachelor’s Degree candidates who are registered for master’s degree programmes may apply to convert to the doctoral degree programmes subjected to the following conditions:

i. Within 1 year for full-time and within 2 years for part-time candidates
ii. Having shown competency and capability in conducting research at doctoral level through rigorous internal evaluation by the HEP; and
iii. Approval of the HEP Senate

English Requirements:
International students must have proof of good proficiency in verbal and written English. For example, International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 5.0 or its equivalent. If a student does not meet this requirement, HEPs must offer English proficiency courses to ensure that the student’s proficiency is sufficient to meet the needs of the programme.

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