PIDC at a glance
Penang International Dental College (PIDC) was established in the year 2006 and has since, successfully trained more than 700 dental surgeons. We offer unique Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) programme wherein students pursue their first two years of clinical studies at Saujana Putra Campus, MAHSA University, and final three years of clinical training at PIDC Campus, Butterworth, Penang.
PIDC is a full-fledged dental college with a dental centre, which offers holistic dental care. The dental clinic which has been fully operational for the past fourteen (14) years, has played a major role in the development of oral health care, especially for patients who are from the lower income group, the physically and mentally challenged groups and senior citizens.
The institution works together with the Penang State government, NGOs and welfare organizations to create awareness and encourage people from the lower socio-economic groups to access affordable oral health care.
To become a centre of excellence in training globally competent oral health care professionals.
To produce oral health care professionals who emulate the highest standard of patient centered care and acquire advance knowledge and skills to meet the changing needs of the community.
WHY STUDY DENTISTRY@ PIDC ?
An Established Private Dental College
PIDC is one of Malaysia’s pioneer private dental college. PIDC’s quality in dental education has been recognised and forwarded MyQuest 4-Star rating by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia.
This twinning programme provides a unique learning experience for the students where they get trained at two of the leading dental education institutes in Malaysia.
Benchmarked Curriculum delivered by well-qualified Staff.
The framework and content of PIDC’s DDS curriculum is benchmarked to meet the highest standards in the dental education. The curriculum is delivered to the students by qualified and experienced academicians.
A strong network of Alumni
PIDC has trained nearly 600 dental surgeons, many of whom are working with the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Defence and in Private Clinical Practice all across Malaysia. The growing alumni of PIDC also has many members pursuing post graduate training in universities in the UK, Australia, Hong Kong and Public Universities in Malaysia.
PIDC offers quality education with affordable fees with the aim of training talented dental surgeons to meet the demands of Malaysia and global competent.