Study Dentistry in Spain, Dentistry Schools in Spain


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Contact: ADEIT - Fundación Universidad - Empresa de la Universitat de València

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Plaza de la Virgen de la Paz, 3, Valencia, Spain
ADEIT - Fundación Universidad - Empresa de la Universitat de València is an institution promoted by the Consell Social of the University of Valencia in 1989. Its purpose is the training, through recycling and specialization of professional and university students. Also through practices in... See full description.
Contact: Institución Universitaria Mississippi

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Santísima Trinidad, 5, Madrid, Spain
The Institución Universitaria Mississippi is a collaborating institution of postgraduate programmes of the University of Alcalá. It is situated in Madrid and brings more than 20 years through its degree and graduate programs.
Contact: Universidad Alfonso X El Sabio

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Avenida de la Universidad, 1, Villanueva de la Cañada, Madrid, Spain
Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio is a highly respected institution of higher education, based in Madrid, Spain. What truly distinguishes this school is the fact that it is the only Spanish and European educational institution to have received the AENOR global quality certification, as per... See full description.
Contact: Universidad Católica de Valencia “San Vicente Mártir”

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International Relations Office, San Juan Bautista Campus, C/ Guillem de Castro, 175, Valencia, Spain
The Universidad Católica de Valencia "San Vicente Mártir" is an institution of higher education located in Valencia. His teaching is founded on the instruction, training and education, based in the Catholic tradition.
Contact: Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera

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C/ Luis Vives, 1, Alfara del Patriarca, Valencia
Universidad Cardenal Herrera CEU belongs to the University Foundation of San Pablo, established in 1971. CEU San Pablo University Foundation is a non-profit educational institution with over 75 years' worth of experience in the field of education. CEU San Pablo is the most influential private... See full description.
Contact: Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera. Fundación CEU San Pablo

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Edificio Seminario s/n, Moncada, Valencia, Spain
Universidad CEU Cardinal Herrera is a private university, situated in Valencia, Spain. The school’s origins go back to the year of 1971, when the first private Law school was opened in Valencia, while in 2001 it was given its current name. Universidad CEU Cardinal Herrera is part of the... See full description.
Contact: Universidad CEU San Pablo

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Vicerrectorado de Relaciones Internacionales, C/ Julián Romea, 23, Madrid, Spain
La Universidad CEU San Pablo is a private institution founded 75 years ago, with about seven thousand students and 890 faculty. The University is oriented in the excellent training of its students, as well as to enhance the values of Christian humanism and culture.
Contact: Universidad Complutense de Madrid

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Isaac Peral s/n, Madrid, Spain
The Complutense University of Madrid is known to be one of the oldest universities in the world. Its origins go back to 1293, when it was established as Estudio de Escuelas Generales de Alcalá. Its Schools of Philosophy, Spanish Literature, History, Pharmacy, Optometry, Journalism, Psychology,... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Granada

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Vicerrectorado de Relaciones Internacionales - Hospital Real.Cuesta del Hospicio s/n, Granada, Spain
The University of Granada (UGR) is a public university, situated in Granada, Spain, which has been educating students for more than five hundred years (its origins go back to 1531). The two other centers of the institution are located in the cities of Ceuta and Melilla. The UGR houses 17... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Murcia

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C/ Santo Cristo, 1, Murcia, Spain
The Universidad de Murcia, or University of Murcia, is the primary university in the city of Murcia in Spain. Home to nearly 40,000 students, it is the largest university in the Region de Murcia. After the University of Salamanca (established in 1218) and the University of Valladolid (1241),... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Murcia, Campus de Espinardo

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Servicio de Relaciones Internacionales, Edificio Rector Soler, Murcia, Spain
The University of Murcia, Espinardo Campus, is a public University, which is aimed at the academic and scientific excellence, with an innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.
Contact: Universidad de Oviedo

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Vicerrectorado de Estudiantes - Argüelles 32, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
The University of Oviedo celebrated its 400th birthday in 2008, which makes it one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in Spain, and it is also the only public university in the region of Asturias. The school has teaching campuses and research centers in Oviedo, Gijón and Mieres. It... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Salamanca

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Patio de Escuelas Mayores, 1, Salamanca, Spain
The University of Salamanca is a Spanish institution of higher learning, established back in 1134 as a "General School of the Kingdom"; it is the oldest university in Spain and the fourth oldest European university in operation. The school is located in the town of Salamanca, which is west of... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Santiago de Compostela

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Campus of Santiago de Compostela, Pabellón Estudantil, 2º piso - Campus Vida, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruña, Spain
The Royal University of Santiago de Compostela – USC is a Spanish public university, founded in 1495. The school is located in the city of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, operating a second campus in Lugo, Galicia. Degrees cover a wide range of subject areas, which are organized into... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Sevilla

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Rectorado, 1ª planta - C/ San Fernando, 4, Seville, Sevilla, Spain
The University of Seville is a well-renown European university, based in Seville, Spain. It was established in 1505, and the building where it operates dates back to the 15th century when the Catholic Monarchs recovered the area from the Moors. The school has a student body of over 50,000, 25... See full description.
Contact: Universidad de Zaragoza

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Campus de plaza San Francisco, Pedro Cerbuna 12, Zaragoza, Spain
The University of Zaragoza is a Spanish public university, which history dates back to 1542, and is therefore considered to be one of the oldest universities in the world. It is situated in Zaragoza, which is a city in the Aragon region of Spain. However, the school has widened its realm of... See full description.
Contact: Universidad del País Vasco - Bilbao

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Negociado de Títulos Propios - Edificio Aulario, 1, Leioa, Vizcaya, Spain
In a thriving region stretching along the Atlantic coast of northern Spain, the people of the Basque Country are the custodians of one of Europe's most ancient languages and cultures. The high esteem they have for their history and tradition is impressive to say the least, but they are also... See full description.
Contact: Universidad del País Vasco - San Sebastián

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Campus de Gipuzkoa, Negociado de Gestión Académica, Edificio Ignacio Maria Barriola - Plaza Elhuyar, 1, San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, Spain
The Universidad del País Vasco is a publicly-run institution of higher education, which purpose is the promotion and execution of knowledge and research. It operates three campuses, located in the Basque Country – in Vitoria-Gasteiz (administrative capital of the autonomous community),... See full description.
Contact: Universidad del País Vasco - Vitoria

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Vicerrectorado del Campus de Álava, C/ Comandante Izarduy, 2, Vitoria, Álava, Spain
Universidad del País Vasco - Vitoria.Public university.
Contact: Universidad Europea de Madrid

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Área Relaciones Internacionales - Edificio B - Planta Calle, C/ Tajo s/n Urb. El Bosque, Villaviciosa de Odón, Madrid, Spain
The European University of Madrid is a private university in Madrid, Spain, established in 1995. It currently has 12,500 students, who come from more than 60 countries. The large internationalization of the institution is due to that fact that it is a member of Laureate International... See full description.
Contact: Universidad Europea Miguel de Cervantes

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C/ Padre Julio Chevalier, n°2, Valladolid, Spain
The Universidad Europea Miguel de Cervantes is a private higher education institution, founded in 2002. Studies include courses, postgraduate courses and masters, belonging to different branches, such as Sciences, Social and Legal Sciences, Health Sciences, etc.
Contact: Universitat de Barcelona, Oficina de Relacions Internacionals

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C/ Pati Ciències, Primera planta, Edifici Plaça Universitat Gran Via Corts Catalanes, 585, Barcelona, Spain
The University of Barcelona is a Spanish public university, which history goes back to 1450. As can be guessed, it is located in the city of Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain. The institution is a recognized member of the Coimbra Group, LERU, European University Association, Mediterranean... See full description.
Contact: Universitat de València

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International Relations - Av. Blasco Ibáñez, 13, Valencia, Spain
The University of Valencia is an institution of higher learning, based in the Spanish city of Valencia. It is one of the oldest surviving universities in Spain (founded in 1499), and the oldest in the Valencian Community. Most of all, the school is perceived to be one of Spain's leading... See full description.
Contact: Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC)

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C/ Immaculada, 22, Barcelona, Spain
The International University of Catalunya is an institution of higher learning, which started its operations in 1997. The school offers University degrees, master and postgraduate degrees, PhDs, and International Programs in a variety of fields. As of the 2008-2009 academic year, it made all... See full description.

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About Dentistry in Spain, Dentistry Schools in Spain

Are you a Dentistry student considering the possibility of studying abroad for a portion of your degree?  Have you considered choosing the beautiful country of Spain as your study abroad destination?  If you haven’t, you may very well change your mind after seeing all that the country has to offer.  From its cutting-edge schools and universities, to its historic and majestic sites to its rich and friendly culture, Spain is the absolute perfect destination for anyone who wishes to pursue courses in Dentistry while participating in a study abroad program.
 
Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign nation in Southwestern Europe and a member state of the European Union.  The country, which is situated on the Iberian Peninsula, is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea except for a small boundary with Gibraltar; to the north and northeast by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay; and to the west and northwest by Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean.  It is one of only three countries worldwide to border both the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, the other two being France and Morocco.  The border Spain shares with Portugal, measuring some 754 miles, is the longest uninterrupted land border within the European Union.

Culturally, Spain is a Western country, but because of the great strength of its Roman heritage, present in almost every aspect of Spanish life, Spain is often described as a Latin country. Nevertheless, throughout its history there have been a number of influences on many aspects of Spanish life, from art and architecture to cuisine and music, from many countries across Europe and from around the Mediterranean.  Spain is home to exactly forty-four UNESCO World Heritage Sites, exceeded only by the number in Italy.  With an area of 195,365 sq mi (505,992 sq. km), it is the second largest country in Western Europe and the European Union, and the fifth largest country in Europe.  Its population of just fewer than 47 million ranks 27th in the world, and its capital and largest city is Madrid.

Dentistry Education in Spain

The country of Spain prides itself on its many excellent universities, a select few of which offer Dentistry as a field of study.  As with most countries, most dental education in Spain is carried out by specialized dental schools that offer both classroom and practical studies and prepare students for the various licensing examinations they will need to take, a passing score on which is needed in order to practice the craft on patients.

At the lower end of the Dentistry education spectrum, students can train to become Dental Assistants, professionals trained to assist doctors when working in a professional setting.  These programs tend to span 18 months to two years depending on the school.  Programs are also offered in the field of Dental hygiene.  Typically lasting 3-4 years in duration, a diploma course in Dental Hygiene prepares students to work as Dental hygienists, usually in a dental office setting in which they are supervised by dentists and other professional staff.

Students who wish to pursue an advanced degree in Dental Medicine or Oral Surgery must first earn at least a Bachelor degree in a science-related field and pass the National Dental School Admissions Test.  Once accepted, students must take and pass a 4-year course of study and complete a one to two year internship program.  While working towards their Doctor of Dental Medicine (DDM) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree, students will need to take a variety of theoretical and practical courses, including courses in:
  • Dentistry biostatistics
  • Molecular biology
  • Oral microbiology
  • Head and neck anatomy
  • Dental radiography
  • Occlusion
  • Operativ e dentistry
During the final one to two years of these degree programs, students will participate in clinical practice—clinical rotations in which they put their new knowledge to the test, working with real patients under the supervision of clinical instructors.  Off-campus clinical experience is often received through internships, which all students must participate in prior to taking the licensing exam.

Why Study Abroad in Spain

Due to Spain’s high-performing universities and talented instructors, the country is a great place to pursue courses in Dental Medicine or Dental education.  It is also a wonderful country to explore during those free hours outside of the classroom.  Here are just some of the wonderful places to visit while you’re studying and living in Spain.

Museo del Prado

Located in the heart of Madrid, the Museo del Prado (Prado Museum) is considered one of the world’s most premier art museums.  With over 4,000 masterpieces, visitors can explore the history of Spain and the various art movements all under one roof.  Much of the art featured in the museum was acquired by Kings and other royalty of Spain and includes the works of some of the masters in the field, including Goya, Caravaggio, Fra Angelico, Botticelli and Hieronymus Bosch.

La Alhambra

The Alhambra, a fortified palace built in the Moorish style, is located in the beautiful city of Granada and is one of the most oft-visited sites in the entire country. The palace and its complex are extremely vast and occupy a large portion of the city. La Alhambra is considered to be one of the world’s greatest representations of Islamic art and architecture, and its Alcazaba or fortress, located within the structure, offers spectacular views of the city.  As a large site, the Alhambra can sometimes take an entire day to explore, so if you’re planning to visit during the summer months, make sure to purchase your tickets well in advance.

Guggenheim Museum

If you find yourself in Bilbao, Spain, be sure to experience the wonderful design of architect Frank O. Ghery at the Guggenheim Museum.  This historical museum opened its doors to the public in the autumn of 1997 and is considered one of the most significant architectural structures of the 20th century.