Malaysians studying abroad must fulfil conditions to register as dentists, says council

MALAYSIANS who wish to pursue dentistry in overseas institutions of higher learning must meet the standards set by the Malaysian Dental Council (MDC) to enable them to be registered as dentists and practise in the country.

MDC chairman Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah in a statement today said the council had set the new standards at its fourth meeting under the Dental Act 2018 on August 2 last year.