Providing outstanding education for 100 years

Located on Dalhousie's Carleton Campus in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia, the Faculty of Dentistry has a rich history and a tradition of excellence. As the only dental school in Atlantic Canada, our passion is educating dental professionals who we're proud to welcome as our colleagues.

Our professors

We offer small class sizes and individualized attention from faculty, ensuring our students are challenged throughout the course of their studies. Our faculty members are world-renowned within their fields of specialty. They're dedicated to our students' education and enhancing the field of dentistry. Learn more about our faculty's research projects.

Our programs

Our diploma, undergraduate and graduate programs in dentistry and dental hygiene provide students with a solid foundation to launch successful careers in the compassionate and challenging dental profession. We offer unmatched classroom and clinical experiences, as well as community outreach opportunities. Explore our programs.