W - Getting into Dentistry - 16 February 2016 - still bookable by phone 01276 687512
- W - Getting into Dentistry - 16 February 2016 - still bookable by phone 01276 687512
- 16th February 2016
- 10:00 - 15:30
- Event type
- Experience events
- British Dental Association, 64 Wimpole Street, London W1G 8YS
- £62.00 (Futurewise Members) £87.00 (non-Futurewise Members)
- Course code
- Number of places available
- Aimed at
- Students aged 15-18
- Dress code
- Smart casual – no jeans
Online bookings are now closed for this event. However, late bookings can still be made over the phone - call 01276 687512
Dentistry is one of the most competitive undergraduate courses you can do and as such if you wish to study it, you need to be fully informed about the application process and what it takes to stand out from the crowd.
Join us at this insight event to discover if a career in dentistry is right for you, to meet dentists and understand the routes to qualification.
What happens at the event?
- Hear short talks from qualified dentists to learn about their area of specialism
- Network with dentists, orthodontists and associated staff to gain advice and a whole picture of the profession
- Take part in fun activities that will give you experience of dentistry practices
- Speak with current undergraduates and trainees to learn about university life and applying for work experience and internships
How can this day help you?
- Understand the various areas of specialism including GP, Orthodontics MaxFax surgery and Surgical dentistry
- Get to grips with the various degree courses on offer, dental schools in the UK and qualification routes
- Learn which areas of dentistry are in demand and the opportunities this career can bring
- Gain an insight and start to build the skills and qualities dental schools look for in applicants
- Provide evidence on your personal statement that you have researched and are committed to the subject
- Kick start your career by gaining practical insight that will help you decide if dentistry is for you.
What students said last year…
“I particularly liked talking to admissions tutors” Year 12 student from Lady Margaret School
“I liked the presentations and conversations with the orthodontist!” Year 12 student from Mulberry School for Girls
“Inspirational presentations, thanks!” Year 11 student from Bishopshalt School
We reserve the right to change the date/venue for this event and all details are subject to change. We would advise you to check the website regularly as we update information on courses as soon as confirmations are received.
For a list of other career insight days, and student events Click here
GAP medics are sponsoring this event
The British Dental Association (BDA) is the professional association and trade union for dentists in the United Kingdom and was founded in 1880. Membership, which is voluntary, stands at around 23,000. The majority of members are in general practice, or "High Street" practices.