01/11/2021

3 REASONS TO STUDY DENTAL TECHNOLOGY

Dentistry is creating smiles. As a dental technologist you would be in one of the fastest growing health professional fields and at the forefront of dental advancements. You will be working by hand to fine tune the teeth of the UK. If working with specialist equipment, combining technical skill with artistry and consulting directly with patients and dentists to create perfect smiles sounds like your vibe, then dive into the 3 reasons you should study dental technology at the University of Bolton.

1. The Newest Dental Education Department in England

Starting your dentistry career studying at the University of Bolton for a BSc (Hons) Dental Technology, opens a door to the newest dental education department in England: a £4.8 million Centre for Dental Sciences. During the dental technician course, you will utilise state-of-the-art technology, study industry-led course material and become part of the next generation of dental care professionals.

2. The General Dental Council (GDC)

The General Dental Council (GDC) are the regulatory body of dentists in the UK. Does this matter? In short, yes it does. The GDC are THE organisation when it comes to all things teeth, they set the dental standard. If you want a career in dental technology, the GDC are key. It just so happens that the dental technology degree at the University of Bolton is approved by the GDC.

3. Experience Uni as it should be

At the University of Bolton, you come first. Small class sizes, courses led by industry experts and you can experience and enjoy one of the most socially inclusive universities in the country*. All the clubs and societies you could need, as well as a newly refurbished social hub, The Hangout. Plus the lower cost of living in Bolton means more money to spend in any of the fantastic bars, pubs or restaurants in the area and the City of Manchester is only a short bus or train ride away. The University of Bolton is in the top 5 in the UK for teaching quality*, in the top 50 universities in the country* and our students voted us into the top 5 universities for student satisfaction*. This is #uniasitshouldbe.

To find out more about applying in 2022, use our online course finder or contact our friendly admissions team on +44 (0)1204 903 394 or Admissions@bolton.ac.uk.

*Statistics from The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020, the Complete University Guide 2020 and the Guardian University Guide 2022

 

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