Dental Specialty Training

Doctor of Clinical Dentistry

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Duration of programme

4 years (8 semesters)

Mode of study

Coursework, clinical & research


Full time only


Local and international candidates

Note: The next intake for Doctor of Clinical Dentistry programmes of all specialties will be in September 2022

Entry Requirement

Basic Qualification

  • Possesses dental Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification that is approved by UKM Senate, and
  • Possesses Annual Practising Certificate from Malaysian Dental Council or from the country where the candidate is practising dentistry, and
  • Has the experience as ageneral dental practitioner at least for 2 years full time after the Bachelor’s degree, and
  • Passed the English TOEFL 550, IELTS 6 or any English test as required by the UKM Senate (for international candidates) and
  • Complies with other criteria as determined by UKM Senate, and
  • Complies with other criteria as determined by UKM Senate, and Pass the interview (either face-to-face or through online communication).

Tuition Fees

CandidatesRegistrationService & ActivityTuition Fees1st SemesterSubsequent
Total Fees
MalaysianRM 1,010RM 420RM 20,000RM 21,430RM 20,430RM 163,370
InternationalRM 1,410RM 660RM 30,000RM 32,070RM 30,660RM 246,690

Contact Us

Dean’s Office

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


Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)
Programme coordinator 

Dr. Rama Krsna Rajandram