The World’s Best Dental Schools: 2023 Edition

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The QS World University Rankings by subject for 2023 offers an independent and comprehensive analysis of the performance of the world’s best dental schools. This prestigious ranking system allows students, educators, and researchers to make informed decisions when it comes to choosing the best dental programs for their academic and professional pursuits.

world's best dental schools

The World’s Best Dental Schools: 2023 Edition

The full dentistry rankings, encompassing a wide range of criteria and assessments, can be found here.

These rankings serve as a valuable resource for anyone seeking excellence in dental education and research.

Now, let’s delve into the top 20 dental programs in 2023 according to the QS World University Rankings by subject for dentistry:

  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor – #1
  • Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), Amsterdam the Netherlands – #2
  • The University of Hong Kong – TIED FOR #3
  • Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) – TIED FOR #3
  • Karolinska Institutet – #5
  • University of California, San Francisco – #6
  • University of Bern – #7
  • University of Zurich – #8
  • King’s College London – #9
  • University of Gothenburg – #10
  • Harvard University – #11
  • KU Leuven – #12
  • Saveetha Institute of Medical And Technical Sciences (SIMATS) – #13
  • Universidade de São Paulo – #14
  • Queen Mary University of London – #15
  • Complutense University of Madrid – #16
  • UCL – #17
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – #18
  • University of Pennsylvania – #19
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – #20

These rankings are a testament to the dedication and excellence of these institutions in providing top-notch dental education and research opportunities. For those aspiring to make a significant impact in the field of dentistry, these universities serve as prime choices to consider.

To explore the complete list of rankings and delve deeper into each institution’s strengths, click here.

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