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WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Master of Dental Surgery in Paediatric Dentistry
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:School of Dental Sciences
Campus:Kenyatta National Hospital Campus
Application Deadline: 9 October 2020
Programme Overview

The Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Degree in Paediatric Dentistry is essential for training specialized manpower for the country so as to improve the Paediatric Dental Specialist: patient ratio which currently stands at 1:1.5 million paediatric patients. The Department is able to provide postgraduate training for the East and Central Africa Region, as this is the first postgraduate program in Dental Science in the region.

Admission Requirements

Candidates should have a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) Degree of the University of Nairobi, or an equivalent qualification approved by the University of Nairobi. The degree must be registerable with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

Candidates should have at least 3 years experience in clinical dentistry of which one year shall constitute internship training and two years at Dental Hospital/Clinic.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $28
Application Fees for International Students: $50

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme can take up careers as:
– dentists in  public  or  private  health  institutions,
– oral  healthcare  product  managers  in  dentally allied manufacturing companies or
– teaching at universities and colleges.

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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

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**This programme will be completed after a duration of 4 years, with fees per year as follows:
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NOTE:

International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. M'imunya Machoki James
Principal College of Health Sciences
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries