Dentistry

Full Accreditation, for 3 years, by A3ES (Portuguese Accreditation Agency), 25-01-2018 (link)

Information from the Portuguese Professional Order of Dentists on the automatic recognition of professional qualifications in the European Union (PDF).

Admission Exams
Biology and Geology.

Pre-requisites: Group A (PDF)
Places (regime geral): 94

The training provided at the University and at the Hospital-School by national and international reference teachers enables to prepare professionals who will easily enter the job market and are able to enter in the main Portuguese and foreign graduate courses.

WHY CHOOSE DENTISTRY AT UFP?

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Our teachers keep close and supportive throughout your course.

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Highly qualified, differentiated and experienced faculty, nationally and internationally recognized.

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Practical classes in the pedagogical clinics and in the UFP’s Hospital providing unparalleled quantitative and qualitative clinical experience.

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Easy entry into the job market and entry into the best Portuguese and foreign graduate courses.

YOUR SUPPORT TEAM

Educational success is achieved through teamwork. During your application process, and whenever you need it, you will have the support and advice of a team of professionals.

Professors

In addition to being academically qualified, our teaching staff is known to be very open and available to clarify your questions

Welcome Team

The Welcome Team, created with UFP collaborators who are mostly alumni of the university, aims to facilitate the integration of the new students.

Staff

In-person (during office hours) or a click away, our staff is professional and willing to help.

STUDY PLAN

Integrated Master* · Duration: 10 Semesters · 300 ECTS

According to Dispatch no. 12172/2013, DR 2nd series no. 184, of 24 September 2013

Declaration of Rectification no. 68/2018, DR 2nd series no. 18, of 25 January 2018

CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Anatomy I
8
Biostatistics
5
Biophysics and Medical Technology
5
English I
3
Communication Grammar and Medical Terminology
3
History and Epistemology of Medical Sciences
3
Optional
3
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Anatomy II
6
Molecular and Cellular Biology
6
Biochemistry and Physiology
4
Health Basic Gestures
3
English II
3
Embryology, Histology and Cytology
5
Optional
3
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
General Physiology
5
General Microbiology
5
Applied Psychology (Psychopathology and Neuropathology)
4
Medical Genetics
4
Prophylaxis and Epidemiology
4
Oral Anatomy and Histology
5
Optional
3
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Immunology
5
Hygiene, Cariology and Primary Care
5
Physiology of the Stomatognathic Apparatus
5
Dental Materials
5
Imagiology
4
General Pathology
4
Anthroposociology of Health
2
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Dentistry I
5
Pathological Anatomy
4
Dental Radiology
4
General Surgery and Anesthesiology
4
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
4
Preventive Dentistry
4
Endodontics I
5
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Dentistry II
5
Endodontics II
5
Prosthodontics I
5
Ethics, Deontology and Professional Organization
3
Periodontology I
4
Medical Specialties I
4
Introduction to Clinics and Oral Surgery
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Dentistry III
4
Endodontics III
4
Prosthodontics II
4
Medicine and Oral Surgery I
6
Periodontology II
4
Pediatric Dentistry I
4
Orthodontics I
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Conservation Dentistry
5
Physiatry and Dental Occlusion
5
Prosthodontics III
4
Medicine and Oral Surgery I
4
Periodontology III
4
Orthodontics II
4
Pediatric Dentistry II
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Anesthesia and Sedation in Dentistry
2
Integrated Clinic I
6
Integrated Clinic of Oral Rehabilitation
5
Medical Specialties II
3
Integrated Dentistry Clinic of Pediatrics I
6
Introduction to Oral Implantology
2
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning I
4
Scientific Research Methodology
2
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Integrated Dentistry Clinic of Pediatrics II
3
Integrated Clinic II
5
Forensic Dentistry
2
Integrated Clinic of Special Patients
4
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning II
4
Orthognathic and Maxillofacial Surgery
2
Hospital Dentistry
2
Dissertation
8

* The successful completion of all curricular units and the approval at 300 ECTS confers a Master’s degree. The Licenciado (BSc) degree in Dental Sciences is awarded after 6 semesters and approval at 180 ECTS credits.

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (University education)

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Prof. Dr. Patrícia Manarte Monteiro
Prof. Dr. Ana Teles
Prof. Dr. Cláudia Barbosa
Ms Joana Domingues

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DATES AND COSTS

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EXCHANGE PROGRAM/STUDY ABROAD

    • University Fernando Pessoa’s students (UFP) who meet the eligibility criteria have the possibility of studying and/or doing internship periods in international mobility.

     

    • Study periods in international mobility of students are carried out in higher education institutions outside Portugal, with which UFP maintains student exchange agreements under the Erasmus + Program (in the European area) or other existing bilateral exchange agreements.

     

    • Information about mobility/exchange programs is available through the International Relations Office (link).
ALUMNI

Alumnus Miguel Pavão is one of the main people responsible (as mentor and President) for the surpassing work that Mundo a Sorrir has been developing in health, oral health and healthy lifestyles in Portugal and across borders.

(www.lierac.ca)

ALUMNI

Alumnus João Espírito Santo Dentistry, clinical director of the Clinic Medical Art Center, participates several times in television programs because of the work he has been developing.

(www.lierac.ca)

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