Candidates are very satisfied with the education, get a job quickly and thrive socially

Results from Candidate Survey 2014 shows that dentists trained by the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Oslo  are very satisfied.

Picture: Jan Unneberg, UiO/OD

This spring, the University of Oslo conducted  a candidate survey among graduates from 2011 to 2013. At the Faculty of Dentistry about40% of the graduatedentists responded.

Very pleased with the education

Candidates are very satisfied with the education they are taking at the faculty. 95% of our dental graduates are highly satisfied / satisfied with the academic benefits of the education.

At the same time 70% responded that the learning environment is characterized by cooperation and sharing with fellow students, while 70% of the students report that the learning environment is perceived as safe and stimulating for their own learning  and development

A good basis for employment

Most students (56 %) got jobs before graduation. 32% said that they got a job within 0-3 months, and 90% think the content in their first job fit well with the education.

Candidates have  good contact with the workplace during their education and are active in network / volunteer positions and projects.


Source: Candidate Survey 2014

Published Nov. 14, 2014 8:36 AM