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JCU Dentistry Entrance Information


Degree: Bachelor of Dental Surgery
Type: Undergraduate – 5 years – Full Time
Campus: Smithfield, Cairns
QTAC Code: 327091

Academic Requirements
Pre-requisites – Maths B, Chemistry & English
School leaver – OP/ATAR – No minimum requirement
Non-standard – GPA 5.75

How to apply:
1. Submit Online application via QTAC by the 30th September.
Apply on the QTAC website:
2. Submit JCU Written Application by the 30th September.
Download application here:

Intake per year
98 CSP (Domestic Applicants)
12-15 FFP (International Students)

Course Structure:

Can I defer?
+ You can defer for a minimum of one year within the first three years of the course.
+ You cannot defer with in the final two years of the course.

Dentistry Facilities:
+ $22 million facility officially opened in 2011 for students
+ 80 simulation chairs
+ State-of-art laboratories
+ Another dental clinic is under construction for public patients

JCU is currently planning to establish specialties for the near future.