Since 2021, Griffith University has introduced the UCAT exam for their Dental Surgery Course. In this article, we’re going to give you an overview of Griffith University and its Dental course which require UCAT for admission.
An Overview of Griffith University
Griffith University was established over 40 years ago in Queensland. Today, there are 6 campuses:
Griffith offers students a variety of clubs and societies like the Frisbee team, Anime and Manga society, Badminton club, and the Disney Appreciation Society etc that are available for all students. The University also offers accomodation on campus and at partner homes.
|Times Higher Ed Rank||QS rankings||Academic Ranking of World Universities|
Medical Courses Offered that require UCAT
Griffith University offers the Dental Health Science Course to undergraduate students. The following table outlines the course offered, its specifics, and entry requirements including UCAT score.
|Medical Courses||Course Code||Entry Requirements||Length of course||Campus taught|
|Dental Health Science||QTAC CODE|
Students are required to sit:
- English as an Additional; Language;
- Literature; or
- English and Literature Extension
The University also recommends the following subjects:
- Physics; or
- Mathematical Methods
All students must:
- Achieve the minimum academic requirements listed above
- Achieve a high rank in their UCAT exam
- Pass the interview
Interview Criteria and structure:
For 2021, interviews are to be held online.
- Criteria: Griffith University are
- Motivation to study and work in Dentistry;
- Teamwork skills;
- Communication and Empathy;
- Ethics and Social Awareness;
- Critical Thinking skills.
Other options to entry:
Students who already graduated with a degree are able to take this course. Applicants are ranked based on their GPA and are given an offer based on the following scoring method:
|3 years full-time||Gold Coast Campus|