In order to study Oral Health you need to have attained a satisfactory standard in NCEA Level 3 Biology (or approved equivalent).
You will also need to like and care for people, as well as be reasonably fit and healthy.
Admission to the programme
Entry is competitive. To be admitted to the programme, applicants must be eligible to attend university and should have attained a satisfactory standard in NCEA Level 3 Biology (or a recognised equivalent).
Online applications can be made to the Health Sciences website (link below) from early August, and close on 15 September of the year preceding enrolment.
How do I apply for admission?
The Division of Health Sciences website has comprehensive application information for admission into the Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH) programme.