Queen's University Belfast
Queen’s University Belfast was ranked 1st in the UK for Dentistry in 2017. Students have the opportunity to work in clinics, which have been redeveloped to a high specification as well as a new state of the art Clinical Techniques Laboratory. There are a range of learning experiences provided, allowing students to develop into caring, confident dentists.
- Clinical placements from year 1
- No cut off score for UCAT
- Very competitive – only 45 spaces available
About the university Compare
|Phone number||028 9024 5133|
Students will have the opportunity to undertake clinical placements from year 1.
Significant amounts of teaching are carried out in small groups.
Lectures, seminars, practicals and clinical teaching in both a simulated and workplace environment are the different methods of teaching used.
|Course length||5 years|
|Courses offered||1 course offered|
Undergraduate and Graduate entry - 5 years
|Foundation or access||No|
The campus is compact and easily walkable with the city centre being a 15-minute walk.
|Social life||Belfast is one of Europe’s most vibrant, affordable cities, admired for its energy and rich history. Bursting with nightlife and fun, there are plenty of opportunities for students to enjoy outside of their academic studies.|
|Interview dates||December - February|
|UCAT||UCAT will be scored and used in conjunction with the academic score to rank for an interview.|
|A-level||AAA is common|
Subjects required: Chemistry and Biology
Grades required: AAA
Students who retake A-Levels are not considered.
|Scottish highers||Subjects required: Applicants with a minimum of AAABB are given serious consideration.|
|Scottish advanced||Subjects required: Grade A in both Chemistry and Biology.|
Grades required: The standard specified is dependent on performance In Scottish Highers are AA for those with AAAAA in Highers; AAB (for those with AAAAB in Highers) and AAA (for those with AAABB in Highers).
|IB||Grades required: |
36 points overall including 6,6,6, at Higher Level including Biology and Chemistry. GCSE Mathematics grade 4/C is required.
|Bachelor's Degree (Gradutes Only)||2:1 Honours Degree in their primary degree with average of BBB at A level.|
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