Postgraduate Programmes


 

 

The Faculty of Dentistry offers various postgraduate programmes to both local and international communities. The programmes cover a range of dental disciplines that are delivered and conducted in different mode of study to meet the needs and interest of the candidates; i.e. coursework, clinical coursework, coursework and dissertation (mixed-mode), and research programmes.

Clinical programmes are designed to train dentists to be a specialist in the field of their choice.  Candidates will be expose to clinical practice through dental specialist training at the Faculty’s specialist clinic as well as clinical posting at recognised and reputable Dental Institutions locally and/or internationally.  On the other hand, the scientists too have options of major dental areas for them to explore and experiment in such as Oral Cancers, Oral Implants, Dental Materials, Health Care System, Dental Pharmaceutics, Molecular Studies and many more. 

 

         

Master of Dental Sciences:   
Minimum duration of 2 semesters
Maximum duration of 8 semesters
Doctor of Philosophy:   
Minimum duration of 4 semesters
Maximum duration of 12 semesters
 
Our research niche is a specialized corner of your scientific field where you have potential to dentistry areas. FODUM has 15 research niche areas.

 

          Clinical Programmes           
 

POSTGRADUATE CLINICAL PROGRAMMES, ACADEMIC SESSION 2020/2021

LEADING TO CLINICAL PROGRAMMES (3 YEARS), ACADEMIC SESSIONS 2021 - 2024 IN ONE OF THE FOLLOWING

FOUR - YEAR CLINICAL PROGRAMS IN THE FOLLOWING SPECIALITIES:

COURSEWORK PROGRAMME

COURSEWORK & DISSERTATION PROGRAMMES (MIX-MODE)

RESEARCH PROGRAMMES


DETAILS ON FEES STRUCTURE


RULES & REGULATIONS OF UNIVERSITI MALAYA (DOCTORAL & MASTER)

CALENDAR OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMME


FORMS:

1) For Postgraduate Students:

• 2017 Guidelines for Preparation of Research Project, Dissertation and Thesis
• APA Formatting and Style Guide (6th Edition)
• Candidature Requirement - Doctoral by Coursework
• Candidature Requirement - Doctoral by Mixed Mode
• Candidature Requirement - Doctoral by Research
• Candidature Requirement - Master by Mixed Mode
• Candidature Requirement - Master by Research
• Final Submission of Thesis Dissertation form (After Viva Voce)
• Repository Form
• Submission of Thesis, Dissertation for Examination, Re-examination Form
• Thesis or Dissertation Correction Report Form
• Thesis or Dissertation Template

2) For Academic Staff (Appointment of Examiner):

• GP Pelantikan Pemeriksa Bagi Calon Kedoktoran dan Program Sarjana (UM Portal)
• Doctoral - Recommendation of Title & Nomination of Examiners (UM Portal)
• Master - Recommendation of Title & Nomination of Examiners (UM Portal)
• Appendix A - Borang Penilaian Proposal Defence
• Appendix A1 - Borang Pengesahan Penilaian Porposal Defence
• Appendix C - Borang Penilaian Candidature Defence
• Appendix C1 - Borang Pengesahan Penilaian Candidature Defence
• Appendix D - Borang Penilaian Seminar Tesis
• Candidature Defense (English)
• Garis Panduan Pengendalian Seminar Pencalonan
• Surat Edaran - Garis Panduan
• Surat Edaran Makluman - Borang borang Pengendalian Seminar
• Polisi Penyeliaan Calon Ijazah Tinggi UM – Baharu
• Surat Edaran Polisi Penyeliaan - 4.3.2020

 

POSTGRADUATE HANDBOOK:

 

 

         

Students among dental faculty collaborate to develop innovative solutions to dentistry issues. Student conferences in composition at their best involve a shared commitment involving both lectures/researchers and student.
 

Life on campus should be full with passion, rigour and vivacity! Our friendly campus offers everything you need to get the most from both your studies and your leisure time.


         

The Institute of Graduate Studies (IPS) is the Graduate Centre for UM. Since its inception in 1979, IGS has inspired to promote excellent multidisciplinary research and postgraduate training in order to meet the growing demands and development of the modern era.
 

Few awards will be awarded to excellent students based on criteria set as recognition.


 


         

International Student Centre/ Visa Application | 
The online application for International Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

 


 
Foreign candidates whom their partner is Malaysia citizens can apply for this program through Ministry of Health (MoH), Malaysia. MoH will send letter and resume of the candidate to the Faculty of Dentistry UM for interview. The successful applicants will receive the Offer Letter from MoH and they need to pay RM25,000/year (excluded visa) for the tuition fees. It can be paid by cash or instalments.

         

The Faculty of Dentistry provides an opportunity to local and oversea undergraduate students to work closely with the healthcare professionals from our faculty and have an opportunity to enhance their knowledge and skills. The fees imposed will be RM420 per entry (for registration + matric card).

 

The Faculty of Dentistry opens its door to local and oversea students to gain experience in the clinical field in various department.

 

 


         

The Faculty of Dentistry provides an opportunity for you to study in another university overseas under the UM Student Exchange Programme (UMSEP). Students will get to experience a different study environment and meet new people. To find out more about the UM Student Exchange Program, kindly visit this website http://isc.um.edu.my.

 

Open to graduated candidates that does not have recognition from the Malaysian Dental Council (MDC). This is to fulfill their terms of conditions set by KKM. Candidate will undergo the clinical attachment for two (2) years before sit for the final examination. The fees is RM25,000/year. (Any interested candidate, kindly email your application to dekan_dental@um.edu.my)

 


Department Contact Details:

 Address:

Postgraduate Management Office,
Level 10, Postgraduate & Research Tower
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tel. No: 603-79677463 (Office)
Fax. No: 603-79676473
Email:  ardental_pg@um.edu.my

 

 

 

 

 

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