Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Graduate Entry to DMD



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GPA and GAMSAT averages

GPA and GAMSAT averages.


How to apply

Applications are online via UWA's online application system.


Prospective applicants who hold a Bachelor degree (or are in their final year of their first Bachelor degree) may be eligible to apply for graduate entry into the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).  

Applications for 2020 entry will open on 1 March 2019 and close on 31 May 2019.  Please refer to eligibility information below.

Find out more about how to apply.

Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD):

  • Commenced in 2013


Approximately 20 places will be available during 2018 for 2019 commencement, including sub quotas: 

Entry requirements:

Prerequisite subjects:

Application process:

  • Applications are handled directly by the University. The next round of applications will open on 1 March 2019 and close on 31 May 2019 for 2020 commencement.

Final ranking:

  • Final ranking for non-rural applicants to the DMD is based equally on GAMSAT, GPA and Interview.
  • Final ranking for rural applicants to the DMD is based equally on GAMSAT, GPA, Interview and a Rurality Ranking.

Course offers:

  • Course offers are made from early November onwards.


  • Students are not normally able to defer a place in the DMD.

Course Commencement:

  • The course commences with a compulsory orientation.  The compulsory orientation and course commencement for 2020 is scheduled for 20 January 2020.  Please check the academic calendar closer to the date.


Registration upon completion of the DMD:

Becoming an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (OMS):