Written Examinations

Dentist

Examination, application opening and closing dates for 2017:

Examination 27-28 February 2017

  - applications will be accepted from 26 September 2016 to 30 November 2016

Examination 4-5 September 2017

  - applications will be accepted from 10 April 2017 to 26 May 2017

 

Dental Hygiene and/or Dental Therapy Written Examinations

Examination, application opening and closing dates for 2017:

Examination 27-28 February 2017

  - applications will be accepted from 26 September 2016 to 30 November 2016

Examination 4-5 September 2017

  - applications will be accepted from 10 April 2017 to 26 May 2017

Venue: Melbourne CBD

 

Practical Examinations

Dentist

Practical Examination dates for 2017:

  7-9 April 2017

  30 June 2017 - 2 July 2017

  24-26 November 2017

 

Application periods for 2017 Practical Examinations:

  1 August 2016 to 2 September 2016

  3 February 2017 - 3 March 2017

You may submit a Practical Examination form during an application period. There will be two application periods for candidates wishing to apply for a Praction Examination place in 2017. You may apply during either application periods as long as you are eligible to sit the Practical Examination. You may nominate your preferred session on your appliction form, however you must hold a valid written examination for the examination session you nominate. Please visit the Applying for the Practical Examination page for more information on how to apply for a practical examination.

Eligibility of written examination 

Your written examination validity last for three years, and must be valid at the closing date for the examination for which you are applying. Please note that, for eligibility purposes, the closing date differs from the end of the application period. The closing dates for 2017 Practical Examinations are listed below:

7-9 April 2017 and 30 June 2017 - 2 July 2017 
For eligibility purposes, the closing date for these examinations is 5 May 2017. Your written examination must be valid at this date if you wish to apply fo either of these examinations.

24-26 November 2017
For eligibility purposes, the closing date for this examination is 27 October 2017. Your written examination must be valid at this date if you wish to apply for this examination.

 

Dental Hygiene and/or Dental Therapy Practical Examinations

The Dental Hygiene/Dental Therapy Practical Examinations are conducted alongside the Dentist Practical Examinations. Four seats are available at Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne during each examination session.

Examination dates and eligibility dates are the same as those for dentists (see above)

However, eligible candidates may apply for the Practical Examination at any time throughout the year by submitting an Application for Practical Examination Dental Hygiene/Dentl Therapy form.

 

 

 

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