Clinical Doctorate Mode

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Duration of programme

3 years (6 semesters)

Mode of study



Full time only


Local and international candidates

Note: This programme is pending for approval from the Ministry of Higher Education.

Entry Requirement

  • Possess undergraduate dental degree (DDS, BDS) or equivalent that is recognized by UKM Senate;
  • Posses Master of Applied Sciences in Dentistry degree, or equivalent that is recognized by UKM Senate;
  • Registered with the Malaysian Dental Council (MDC) and holds current Annual Practising Certificate (APC), or for international students, registered with the dental regulatory body in another country and eligible to be granted a Temporary Practising Certificate (TPC) by MDC;
  • At least two (2) full years experience in general dental practice after graduation;
  • English Language qualification with minimum score TOEFL 550 (paper based, PBT), or 80 internet based, iBT), or 213 (computer-based, CBT); IELTS Band 6.0 with the validation of certificate within 2 years from the date of the test;
  • Pass the health check as required by UKM;
  • Pass the interview (either face-to-face or through online communication);
  • Other requirements as stated in the UKM Regulation (Postgraduate studies).

Tuition Fees

CandidatesFees (RM)

Contact Us

Dean’s Office

Deputy Dean’s Office (Academic)
+603-9289 7774 / 7850


Doctor in Endodontology
Programme coordinator 

Prof. Dr. Dalia Abdullah