Faculty of Dentistry at McGill University

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Dentistry (four-year)

Faculty of Dentistry at McGill University

Field of Study:Dentistry (DDS, DMD)
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $8,585
National: $20,649

Equipment and Materials Fee
In addition to the fees shown on the list of fees for Dentistry, students are required to purchase certain items of equipment and supplies through the Faculty of Dentistry. The fee also includes an amount for general supplies in the laboratories and clinics. The estimated cost of these purchases is as follows:

Second Year $23,433
Third Year $4,964
Fourth year $4,042



The Faculty of Dentistry has always been closely associated with the Montreal General Hospital, where the clinical teaching in the Faculty is mainly carried out along with rotations to other teaching hospitals. The preclinical teaching laboratory is housed in the Strathcona Anatomy and Dentistry Building on campus. The basic science subjects are taught in conjunction with the Faculty of Medicine during the first 18 months of the program.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must have received an undergraduate degree or be in the final year of a course of study at a recognized college or university in a program leading to an undergraduate degree consisting of 120 credits over eight semesters following completion of high school.

    Applicants who have received a diploma of collegial studies (CÉGEP) in the Province of Québec must have completed 90 credits (six semesters) in a Québec university to obtain the required degree.

    Québec residents who, having received credit for their diploma of collegial studies, elect to complete their undergraduate degree outside The Province of Québec are required to complete an undergraduate degree with a minimum of 90 credits (six semesters) at the non-Québec university to be eligible to apply.

    Quebec students who did not complete a DEC before transferring to a non-Québec university must complete a four year degree.

    A cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) is considered competitive
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Statement of Research Interests

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on September 22, 2022