Applying to UK postgraduate dental programs as a foreign-trained dentist

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May 16, 2021
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Hi. How difficult would it be for someone with a basic foreign DDS degree and 3 years of experience to get into one of the postgraduate programs in dental schools in the UK? By the time I apply, I would have already verified my degree via the ORE exam. However, I am not a PR. So, I'll also have to lodge a student visa application. This BTW is actually the exact reason I want to obtain that postgraduate degree. I'm planning to file for the post-study work visa and look for a sponsor in order to then stay permanently. Statistically speaking, what are my chances? Exactly how fierce is the competition for this kind of programs? Thanks in advance.

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