36 months
10800 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This three-year Dental Technology (Hons) course at the University of Malta, inclusive of the summer period, provides you with an introductory knowledge to the theory and scientific foundation of dental technology.

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The Dental Technology (Hons)  programme at the University of Malta  will prepare you with the necessary skills in laboratory practice within the professional environment of the teaching laboratory in a structured manner, ranging from basic dental technology skills and patient observation in clinical settings, to studies in removable prostheses and the theory and technical practice of fixed prosthodontics, to name a few.

The course will provide sufficient knowledge to enable you as future dental technologists to undertake work prescriptions from the dental clinic and carry out the necessary work with responsibility.

Career opportunities

As a graduate in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Dental Technology, you will be employable in both the private sector and in the government health services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence Based Dentistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Oral Cavity
  • Dental Laboratory Practice - Complete Dentures
  • Dental Materials Sciences
  • Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health
  • Removable Prosthodontics - Complete Dentures
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Head and Neck Anatomy for Allied Dental Health Professionals
  • Health and Safety in the Dental Laboratory
  • Clinical Ethics
  • Removable Prosthodontics - Acrylic Partial Dentures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must satisfy the General Entry Requirements for admission, namely, the Matriculation Certificate and Secondary Education Certificate passes at Grade 5 or better in Maltese, English Language and Mathematics.

Applicants must also satisfy the following Special Course Requirements:

  • A pass at Grade C in Chemistry at Intermediate Level or a pass at Advanced Level in Chemistry.

Applicants in possession of a pass with Merit or better in the Diploma in Dental Surgery Assistance shall be considered as having satisfied both the general and special entry requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10800 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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