KULLIYYAH OF DENTISTRY

KULLIYYAH OF DENTISTRY

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MASTER OF SCIENCE IN DENTISTRY (MScD) & DOCTOR IN ORTHODONTICS (DrOrth) (1+3 Dental Specialty Programme) 

This application is for the 1+3 programme of Master of Science in Dentistry (UiTM) followed by Doctor in Orthodontics (IIUM).

 Candidates are required to apply online through https://eadmission.iium.edu.my

 Required documents:

1)     Passport photo

2)     National Identity Card **(certified true copy)

3)     Degree / Master certificates **(certified true copy)

4)     Examination Transcripts **(certified true copy)

5)     Research Proposal

6)     Two Referee Reports

7)     IELTS certificate of at least band 7.0

8)     Letter from Employer (evidence of minimum of 2 years experience)

9)     Proof of funding

10)   Primary examinations certificate (BMS/FRACDS/MJDF/MFDS) if any

11)   Annual Practising Certificate (APC)

12)   Application processing fee (RM100 for Malaysian/USD100 for International)

 

Entry Requirements:

1)     Applicant with Bachelor of Dental Surgery or equivalent qualifications

2)     A minimum of 2 years clinical practice after basic degree, excluding the Master’s training

3)     Registered with MDC and hold current APC or registered with the dental regulatory body in another country and eligible to be                       granted a Temporary Practicing Certificate (TPC) by the MDC

4)     Health clearance according to UiTM and IIUM policy.

5)     2 referee reports

6)     Passed entrance interview

7)     Successful completion of the primary examination of the Joint Dental Faculties MJDF/MFDS/IMOrth or equivalent is desirable

8)     IELTS overall band of at least 7.0

 

Health Status:

Applicants to clinical programmes need to provide evidence to the University that they are free from Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C upon acceptance into the programme.

 

Any enquiries, kindly contact:

Asst Prof Dr Noraini Abu Bakar

Programme Director, Doctor in Orthodontics IIUM

nor_aini@iium.edu.my

Phone No (DDPG Office): 09-5716400 ext. 5473

All information related to the course can be found here



MASTER OF SCIENCE IN DENTISTRY (MScD), UITM

Programme Structure

The MScD programme is a scientific foundation course for the Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry.

The programme of study shall consist of major or compulsory courses: Research Design & Biostatistics, Multidisciplinary Health Sciences, Core Medical & Oral Sciences and together with the elective courses (Orthodontics).

The MScD courses, professional examination, continuous assessments and the research proposal must each be completed satisfactorily and passed.

 Duration of Study

·       Full time only

·       Minimum 1 year (2 semesters); maximum 2 years (4 semesters)


Location of Study

Faculty of Dentistry, UiTM, Sungai Buloh Campus, Selangor

Study Fee (*Subject to review)

·       Local: RM45,433

·       International: RM59,063



DOCTOR IN ORTHODONTICS (DrOrth), IIUM

Upon successful completion of the MScD (UiTM), Residents shall proceed to enroll in the Doctor in Orthodontics (IIUM), a three-year doctorate Level 8 MQF programme.

Programme Structure:

This course is designed to provide clinical and academic training for future specialists in clinical orthodontics in a highly professional and fulfilling environment.

This three-year full-time course aims to equip a Resident with the skills needed to perform as a competent Specialist in Orthodontics, with focus on the clinical, theoretical and research areas required for provision of adequate patient care.

Upon successful completion of the course, the Resident will be awarded with the qualification of Doctor in Orthodontics IIUM.


Duration of Study: 

•       Full time only

•       Minimum 3 years (6 semesters); maximum 4 years (8 semesters)

 

Location of Study

Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM, Kuantan Pahang

 

Study Fee:

 •       Local: RM220,000

•       International: RM413,721

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MASTER OF DENTAL SCIENCES (Research mode) MQA/PSA- 14868


PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

This is a research-based programme, consisting of full research (100%) work leading to thesis submission. Students are required to present and defend the research proposal in Semester 1. Assessment will be based on the submitted thesis and Post Thesis Examination Meeting (PTEM). All details regarding the research proposal and thesis submission are according to IIUM Postgraduate Regulations (Revised 2020) handbook. Students also need to fulfil the minimum publication requirement as stipulated by the university as graduation requirement.


COURSES

Students are required to attend Research Methodology (COURSE CODE: DENT 7201) and Unified Islamic Input (COURSE CODE: DENT 7202) in Year 1. Both courses are audit-based.


ENTRY REQUIREMENT

General Requirement

In accordance with the IIUM Postgraduate Regulations (Revised 2020).


Specific Requirements

Obtained a bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Dentistry or a related Science or Health Sciences with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 and above from IIUM or another recognized Institute of Higher Learning; or obtained another recognized qualification equivalent to a bachelor’s degree (Hons); or have relevant professional qualifications and experience recognized by the University Senate; or get a CGPA of less than 2.75 but have work experience in the field applied for.

Appropriate research proposals are required for applications for admission to a master’s degree.


English Proficiency Certificate

TOEFL-minimum 550 (paper-based); or

IELTS - Minimum Band 6.0; or

IIUM English Placement Test (EPT) – minimum 6.0

However, exemptions for English language proficiency certificates may be granted to students who have taken the program and graduated from universities that use English as a medium of instruction in English-speaking countries or students who graduated from IIUM from programs that use English as a medium of instruction (IIUM Postgraduate Regulation (revised 2020; point 1.4.1.2).


PROGRAMME DURATION


ESTIMATED TOTAL PROGRAMME FEES

 

STUDY LOCATION

Kulliyyah of Dentistry,

International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM),

Kuantan Campus, Pahang, Malaysia


ONLINE APPLICATION

http://eadmission.iium.edu.my/index.php/student/eas_login


ADMISSION INFO

https://www.iium.edu.my/my/centre/cps


CONTACT PERSON

ASST. PROF. DR. AZLINI ISMAIL

Programme Coordinator (Master of Dental Sciences)

Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM

dr_azlini@iium.edu.my

+60 14-501 0081

 +60 9-5716400 ext: 5578

ASST. PROF. DR. NORAINI ABU BAKAR

Deputy Dean Postgraduate & Responsible Research

Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM

nor_aini@iium.edu.my

+60 12-714 0094

+60 9-5716400 ext: 5455



DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN DENTAL SCIENCES (Research mode) MQA/PSA- 14867

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

This is a research-based programme, consisting of full research (100%) work leading to thesis submission. Students are required to present and defend the research proposal in Semester 1. Assessment will be based on the submitted thesis and viva-voce. All details regarding the research proposal and thesis submission are according to IIUM Postgraduate Regulations (Revised 2020) handbook. Students also need to fulfil the minimum publication requirement as stipulated by the university a graduation requirement.


COURSES

Students are required to attend Research Methodology (COURSE CODE: DENT 8201) and Unified Islamic Input (COURSE CODE: DENT 8202). Both courses are audit-based.


ENTRY REQUIREMENT

General Requirement

In accordance with the IIUM Postgraduate Regulations (Revised 2020).

 

Specific Requirements

Obtain a master’s degree in a relevant field of Science or Health Sciences with good results from IIUM or other recognized Higher Learning Institutions or obtain other recognized qualifications equivalent to a master’s degree or have relevant professional qualifications and experience recognized by the University’s Senate.

 

Appropriate research proposals are required for application for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy Degree.


English Proficiency Certificate:

TOEFL-minimum 550 (paper-based); or

IELTS - Minimum Band 6.0; or

IIUM English Placement Test (EPT) - minimum 6.0

 

However, exemptions for English language proficiency certificates may be granted to students who have taken the program and graduated from universities that use English as a medium of instruction in English-speaking countries or students who graduated from IIUM from programs that use English as a medium of instruction (IIUM Postgraduate Regulation (revised 2020; point 1.4.1.2)


PROGRAMME DURATION


ESTIMATED TOTAL PROGRAMME FEES

 

STUDY LOCATION

Kulliyyah of Dentistry,

International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM),

Kuantan Campus, Pahang, Malaysia.

 

ONLINE APPLICATION

http://eadmission.iium.edu.my/index.php/student/eas_login

 

ADMISSION INFO

https://www.iium.edu.my/my/centre/cps

 

CONTACT PERSON

 

ASSOC. PROF. DR. BASMA EZZAT MUSTAFA

Programme Coordinator (Doctor of Philosophy in Dental Sciences)

Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM

drbasma@iium.edu.my

+60 13-977 3204

+60 9-5716400 ext: 5487

 

ASST. PROF. DR. NORAINI ABU BAKAR

Deputy Dean Postgraduate & Responsible Research

Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM

nor_aini@iium.edu.my

+60 12-714 0094

+60 9-5716400 ext: 5455