MAHSA University's Diploma in Dental Technology is a niche programme designed for students who have completed SPM or its equivalent, and are interested in a future as dental technologists working in dental laboratories or clinics.
Dental Technologists construct/produce prostheses for the treatment of damaged or maligned teeth, replacement of missing teeth and protection of teeth.
During the course of the programme, students will learn the complex skills in designing, constructing, and repairing dental prostheses and appliances such as bridges, crowns, dentures, orthodontic appliances, mouthguards and other dental fixtures.
Students will also be taught first-aid, infection control procedures, safety and health standards store management and entrepreneurial skills.
At the end of the programme, students graduating as Dental Technologists from MAHSA will be up-to-date in professional knowledge, competent in their skills, ethical and possess good moral values.
SPM/O Level/Other equivalent qualifications approved by MQA: Pass with 5 credits in Bahasa Melayu & Mathematics & Science & 2 other subjects;
Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government for international students
Employment opportunities as Dental Technologists can be found in both Public and Private sectors that include: