Makerere university has cancelled plans for admission of first year students to Bachelor of Dental Surgery for the academic year 2020/2021 according to information from the office of the academic registrar.
“This is to inform all applicants to admission to Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) for first year students for 2020/2021 Academic Year has been deferred following guidance from the Joint East African Medical and Dental Council”, a posts on the university website reads.
The University is making good progress to address the issues and meet the requirements by the Council for the next inspection expected in July 2020.
The communication further notes that the university will recall the advert for the Bachelor of Dental Surgery and advise all applicants for Private Sponsorship for 2020/2021 Academic Year to adjust/amend their
applications with other choices available.
“Accordingly, candidates admitted to the Bachelor of Dental Surgery programme on government sponsorship for 2020/2021 Academic year will be shifted to other choices that they applied for on their application forms and where they meet the cut-off points for Makerere University”.