The Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Hong Kong is the premier dental school in the world and the only institution in Hong Kong that provides undergraduate and postgraduate dental degrees. The Faculty was established in 1982 and is located in the Prince Philip Dental Hospital in Sai Ying Pun on Hong Kong Island.
To be the global leader in oral health sciences, education and professional care, delivering impact through innovation, interdisciplinarity and internationalization.
Attract and nurture talented scholars, students and staff
Promote a culture of excellence, innovation and integrity
Foster life-long learning and service to the community
Enhance the Faculty's environment continuously to excel in science, education and professional care
Strengthen collaboration and teamwork across regions and nations
Secure resources for continuous growth and development
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HKU Dentistry study reveals a mussel-derived compound enhances durability of dental filling treatment
Leading researchers from the Faculty of Dentistry, the University of Hong Kong (HKU), Wuhan University (WHU), and the Peking University Shenzhen Hospital have found that a compound found in mussels helps increase the durability of a dental filling.
Students at the HKU Faculty of Dentistry are supported by excellent facilities and by dedicated support, technical, and administrative staff.
All our courses are internationally benchmarked, so you can be confident of the high quality of education during your time at the Faculty. Our graduates enjoy excellent job prospects and are keenly sought after and well compensated by employers soon after graduation. We look forward to being your life-long learning partners.
The Faculty of Dentistry, in support of the mission of The University of Hong Kong to be a research-led university, strives to achieve excellence in research and, ultimately, the discovery of new knowledge.
The Faculty of Dentistry strives to achieve excellence in research and, ultimately, the discovery of new knowledge. With the support of our University, our Faculty has invested a lot of resources in recent years into nurturing research excellence among its staff and students.
In 2004, the Faculty reviewed its research structures, with a view to developing an environment more conducive for research. As a result, the Faculty has recently centralised the management of its three research laboratories.
Our researchers have an international reputation and continue to win awards for their research output and expert supervisory skills. These achievements would not be possible without our Faculty staff’s commitment to strive for research excellence.
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Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
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The Faculty of Dentistry at The University of Hong Kong is the premier dental school in Southeast Asia and the only institution in Hong Kong that provides undergraduate and postgraduate dental degrees.