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Doctorate (Dental Medicine)

 4 years
 full time
 on campus

Field of Study

Offered by     Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University

$ 12,091 

1st Year

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Program Description

  • Doctorate in Dental Program at McGill University allows students to complete this course in 4 years.
  • Students need to complete 120 credits successfully to graduate from this program.
  • There are two options to complete this program. They are thesis-based and non-thesis based or project-based. 
  • The students to faculty ratio for this program is 16:1.
  • The D.M.D program offers advanced training in the critical, historical, and theoretical analysis of:
    • Dentistry Apprenticeship
    • Community Oral Health Services
    • Molecules to Global Health
    • Digestion & Metabolism
  • The research interests and facilities of the Department are very extensive, involving more than 50 faculty members
  • This Dental Program (D.M.D.) curriculum is innovative and constantly evolving, reflecting the minds of outstanding professors and their vision for training tomorrow's leaders in oral health care.
  • This program curriculum employs cutting-edge approaches to the management of oral health problems, as well as innovative teaching and learning techniques.
  • It focuses on the relationship between oral health and general health.
  • Undertaking this program at McGill University provides students with an opportunity to conduct intensive research under the supervision of researchers who are leaders in their field.
  • The job opportunities after this program that students get are:
    • Dental Assistants
    • Dental Hygienists
    • Dental Laboratory Technicians
    • General Dentist (DDS)
    • Orthodontist
    • Periodontist
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, etc., with an average salary of 47,250 USD.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Doctorate
Duration4 years
Fees$ 54,132 for 4 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Winter (Deadline - Nov 01)
Language Proficiency IELTS,TOEFL
Offered by Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University
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Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Student must hold a 120-credit bachelor's degree (4 years) in a relative field.
  • The undergraduate program must have been undertaken on a full-time basis.
  • A GPA of 3.2 out of 4.0 is required to apply for this program.
  • Students must have 2 introductory biology courses, 2 general chemistry courses, 1 organic chemistry course, 2 introductory physics courses (1 calculus course could be used towards half of the required credits in physics)
  • The Dental Aptitude Test (DAT) is now required for applicants seeking entry into the D.M.D. program.

Indian Student Eligibility:

  • Indian students need to maintain an overall average of 60% in each year.
  • The minimum GPA required is 3.0/4.0 or students must have B grade in their degree.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.

The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide. To know more about the requirem….Read More

Required Document List

Followings are the required document:

  • Official Transcripts: Students have to submit a copy of their original transcripts.
  • Letters of Reference: Students have to submit two letters of recommendation.
  • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL or other test scores.

Application Deadline

Nov 01

Scores Required

6.5 / 9

Avg. Score in


86 / 120

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Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

Year/headYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fee$12091$12091$12091$12091
Health insurance$871$871$871$871
Total fees$13533$13533$13533$13533

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 9,789
Food$ 4,106


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Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
JN Tata Endowment Scholarship Variable Yes 09 Mar, 2020
Paul Foundation scholarships $20,174 Yes N/A
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
Ontario Graduate Fellowship $8,459 Yes N/A
Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics and Quality Management Variable Yes 01 Apr, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships Variable Yes 03 Jan, 2021
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
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VISA & Work Study


  • International applicants who are applying for a Canadian Student VISA are required to have TRV (Temporary Resident Visa or ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization) for entry in Canada.
  • Students need these documents for student visa application:
    • Proof of Acceptance
    • Proof of Identity
    • Proof of Financial Support

Work Study

  • Work while studying International students on the study visa are still able to work 20 hours/week. 
  • Students can work part-time up to 20 hours a week combined on-campus and off-campus work during an academic session and full-time during a regularly scheduled break.

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