University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay

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University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay
သွားဘက်‌ဆိုင်ရာဆေးတက္ကသိုလ်(မန္တလေး)
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Mottoအာရောဂျံ ပရမံ လာဘံ
(Pali: ārogyaṃ paramaṃ lābhaṃ)
Typepublic
Established1998; 21 years ago (1998)[1]
RectorSun Sun Win[2]
Administrative staff
196/263[2]
Students830 (2011-2012)[3]
Undergraduates821
Postgraduates9
Address
21°56′41″N 96°06′46″E / 21.94472°N 96.11278°E / 21.94472; 96.11278Coordinates: 21°56′41″N 96°06′46″E / 21.94472°N 96.11278°E / 21.94472; 96.11278
AffiliationsMinistry of Health
Websitehttp://udmm.webs.com/

The University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay (Burmese: သွားဘက်‌ဆိုင်ရာဆေးတက္ကသိုလ်(မန္တလေး) [θwábɛʔ sʰàɪɴjà sʰé tɛʔkəθò (máɴdəlé)]), is a university of dental medicine, located in Mandalay, Myanmar. The university offers a six-year bachelor's degree program in dental surgery.[2] Graduate and doctoral studies are available only at the University of Dental Medicine, Yangon.[4] The annual intake into both dental universities is 300.[5]

Main Building

Programs[edit]

The university offers BDS degree for undergraduate students . Master's degree for eight specialities in dentistry such as MDSc (oral and maxillofacial surgery), MDSc (oral medicine and oral pathology), MDSc(prosthodontics), MDSc (conservative dentistry), MDSc (orthodontics), MDSc(Paediatric dentistry), MDSc(periodontics), MDSc (preventive and community dentistry), Dr.Dent.Sc (Doctor of Dental Science) and graduate diplomas in dental science (DipDSc).

Coursework[edit]

The B.D.S. coursework extends over six years.

Year Duration
First B.D.S. 1 year
Second B.D.S. 1 year
Third B.D.S. 1 year
Fourth B.D.S. 1 year
Final B.D.S. 1 year
House Surgeon 1 year
Total 6 years

Subjects[edit]

First B.D.S.

Second B.D.S.

Third B.D.S.

Fourth B.D.S.

Final B.DS.

House Surgeon Training[edit]

All students, after a successful completion of Final B.D.S. Examination, continue on to hands-on training for a period of 1 year as house surgeons in the recognized teaching hospitals. Only after the completion of house-surgeonship, is the student awarded the B.D.S. degree.

Leadership[edit]

The University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay has been headed by an academic dean known as a rector.
1. 1998–2009: Mya Thaw
2. 2009–2012: Thein Kyu
3. 2012–2015: Shwe Toe
4.2015–present : Sun Sun Win

Overseas Partner Institutions[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dr. Ba Myint (2 August 2004). "A milestone in Myanmar's dental medical field". The New Light of Myanmar.
  2. ^ a b c "Profile of University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay". World Health Organization. Retrieved 28 November 2008.
  3. ^ "Enrollment at Institutes of Higher Education". Myanmar Central Statistical Organization. Retrieved 9 April 2009.
  4. ^ "Health Statistics" (PDF). Ministry of Health, Myanmar. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 November 2008. Retrieved 28 November 2008.
  5. ^ "Health Infrastructure" (PDF). Ministry of Health, Myanmar. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 July 2011. Retrieved 28 November 2008.
  6. ^ NayAung007 (22 March 2013). "Overseas Partner Institutions". Kyushu Dental University.
  7. ^ NayAung007 (13 February 2014). "Partner Institutions". Hiroshima University.
  8. ^ NayAung007 (13 February 2016). "Partner Institutions". Kagoshima University.
  9. ^ NayAung007 (12 February 2016). "International relations". UDMM University.