International Entrance Requirement

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Entrance requirement for international candidate :

Language Requirement :

Obtain minimum Grade B (Level 4) in the Intensive English Programme conducted by the School of Languages, Literacies and Translation USM / from English medium curriculum/at least TOEFL 550 / IELTS 6 / MUET 4.

Academic Requirement :

Completed 12 years of Primary and High School Education


High School Certificate


Diploma/Bachelor Degree in Health Sciences/Applied/Pure Sciences


 'A' Level
[AQA, Brunei, Cambridge, Edexcel, London, Maldives]
• 'O' Level and 'A' Level result slip and certificates.
• Taken at least 3 Advanced Level subjects at the same sitting.
passed 'O' Level or equivalent English Language.






 Diploma in Health Sciences

at least CGPA 3.50 (out of 4.00)
Provided the course is not less than 5 semesters or 2 ½ years in the same accredited institution
The minimum entry qualifications is 2 Bs each in
• Biology, and / or
• Chemistry; and / or
• Physics; and
3 credits each in
• English ; and
• Mathematics or Additional Mathematics
And another subject
At School Certificate level or its equivalent

 Australian High School
• Monash University Foundation Pre-University Program [MUFY] / University of New South Wales [UNSW] Foundation / Western Australia Curriculum Council / HSC Sydney Australia / Trinity College Foundation Studies / Australian Universities Foundation Programmes / South Australian Matriculation [SAM] / Victorian Certificate of Education, Australia Year 12 or Australian Matriculation (Ausmat)

With a minimum aggregate or average of
80% or the equivalent of B in any THREE [3] subjects i.e.

• Biology; and
• Chemistry ; and
• Physics / Mathematics

OR 80% ATAR provided the subjects include
• Biology
• Chemistry ; and
• Physics / Mathematics

Examination result slip and certificate, including your TER/ENTER/UAI record.

 Bachelor Degree in Health Sciences / Applied Science / Pure Science

Minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00 or any other equivalent grade.

 New Zealand University Entrance, Bursaries & Scholarship Examination
National Certificate of Educational Achievement [NCEA] Level 3 / New Zealand Bursary with a minimum average of 80% in THREE [3] subjects i.e.
• Biology
• Chemistry
• Physics / Mathematics
 Indian Pre-University
Standard XII Higher Secondary School Certificates (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education ICSE, All India Secondary School Certificate CBSE or the Secondary School Leaving Certificate SSC) ;
• Average of 70% in any 3 subjects of their Standard XII Examinations
• Biology; and
• Chemistry; and
• Physics / Mathematics
Or any other equivalents
 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
• Submit your IB Diploma.
• 30 points with a minimum of 2 science subjects or Mathematics at Higher Level (HL) and 1 science subject at Standard Level and attained a minimum score of 4 each in
• Biology; and
• Chemistry; and
• Physics or Mathematics
 Canadian Pre-University (CPU) or Canadian International Matriculation Program (CIMP) / Canadian Grade 12/13 or Ontario Secondary School Diploma Gred 12.
With a minimum average of 80% in THREE [3] subjects i.e.
• Biology,
• Chemistry,
• Physics / Mathematics
Submit the result slips, and explanation of the high school grading system.
 Interview Requirement : Pass

1. Have good physical and mental health [ eg HIV,Hep+B,C,D, TB ]
2. Legal agreement : Not to work in Malaysia, candidate take responsibility in term registration with their own country Dental Council.