Study a Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Newcastle in purpose built facilities with responsive teaching and real world experiences in dental health.

Bachelor of Oral Health

Why study with us?


The Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Newcastle prepares you to enter the field of oral health as a dental hygienist.  

If you have a passion for public health, a commitment to educating the community and the ability to work as a part of a team, oral health is a truly rewarding career.

The Bachelor of Oral Health is aimed at developing and combining scientific knowledge and clinical skills, with plenty of opportunities for hands-on experience throughout your degree.

The University of Newcastle has a 17 chair dental clinic 'The Oral Health Centre' with digital radiography, computerised patient records and highly qualified support staff to help you learn. These learning facilities provide you with hands-on experience throughout the degree, preparing you to enter the field as a dental hygienist.

This degree is accredited with the Australian Dental Council. Graduates will be eligible to apply for registration with the Dental Board of Australia via the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

What you will study