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Haere mai, welcome to the University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry: New Zealand's National Centre for Dentistry

Ranked 12th best in the world*, our mission is to pursue excellence in research, and to provide high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate education and training—to improve health nationally and internationally.

We teach dental hygienists, dental technicians, dental therapists, and dentists, while also providing best-practice dental services to the community.

About the Faculty of Dentistry

* The 2016 QS World University Rankings identified the University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry as 12th-best dental school in the world. This makes Dentistry the highest-ranked subject from any New Zealand university in the latest rankings.