Edinburgh Dental Institute

Entry requirements

Details of the entry qualifications and the English language requirements.

Details of the entry qualifications and the English language requirements.

A Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree, or the equivalent primary dental qualification, plus a minimum of two years’ postgraduate experience is required.

International qualifications

Check whether your international qualifications meet our general entry requirements:

Entry requirements by country

English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of your spoken and written English:

  • IELTS Academic: total 7.0 (at least 6.5 in each module)
  • TOEFL-iBT: total 100 (at least 23 in each module)
  • PTE(A): total 67 (at least 61 in each of the "Communicative Skills" sections; the 'Enabling Skills' sections are not considered)
  • CAE and CPE: total 185 (at least 176 in each module)

If you completed a CAE or CPE before January 2015, please contact the Admissions Office for the accepted grades.

Find out more about our language requirements:

English language requirements