Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Butterworth, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Quick Facts

  • Pioneer private dental college in Malaysia with a strong foundation in dental healthcare
  • Top-notch clinical training with the largest on-site dental clinic in a private dental school
  • Fully accredited by MQA and recognised by the Malaysian Dental Council

About Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Penang International Dental College (PIDC) is a private college that was established in 2006. With over 15 years of experience as one of the pioneer private dental colleges in Malaysia, PIDC offers a unique learning experience with a benchmark curriculum delivered by greatly experienced academicians and clinicians.

Located in Butterworth, Penang, PIDC offers the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) programme that’s accredited by MQA and recognised by the Malaysian Dental Council. The programme pathway allows you to pursue your first 2 years of clinical studies at Saujana Putra Campus, MAHSA University, and final 3 years of clinical training at PIDC Campus in Penang. The institution also offers a Foundation in Science programme that’s specifically crafted to prepare you for the DDS programme. 

As a full-fledged dental college, PIDC has the largest on-site dental clinic in a private dental school. The clinic receives a good patient flow, allowing you to have ample clinical exposure. 

With strong academic and clinical training standards, 27 batches of students have enrolled in PIDC’s dentistry programme, resulting in over 700 dental graduates, many of whom are working with the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Defence, as well as in private clinical practice. To boot, PIDC dental graduates are also making their mark overseas by pursuing postgraduate training in the UK, Australia and Hong Kong.

PIDC Ranking & Reputation

Penang International Dental College (PIDC) is rated 4-Stars in the latest MyQUEST rating.


Why Study at Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

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Established Dental School
Pioneer private dental college in Malaysia with over 15 years of experience in dental health education and awarded MyQUEST 4-Star rating

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Top-Notch Clinical Training
Largest on-campus dental clinic in a private dental school, allowing you to have ample clinical exposure

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Recognised Programmes
Fully accredited by MQA and recognised by the Malaysian Dental Council

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Affordable Fees
Quality education at affordable fees with up to RM2 million worth of bursaries available


Campus Location

PIDC is located in the city centre of Butterworth, Penang and can be easily accessed through major highways and other forms of public transport. 

A unique feature of the PIDC campus is the strategic location that sits right by the Penang bridge, with scenic views of the sea. You can access Penang island directly through the various modes of transport such as ferry and buses that are available near the campus. 


Courses Offered

PIDC offers a fully accredited Doctor of Dental Surgery that’s recognised by the Malaysian Dental Council. It also offers a Foundation in Science programme as a pathway to its dentistry degree.

  • Foundation in Science (FIS)
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

Featured programmes at Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Butterworth, Pulau Pinang

Foundation in Science

Intake

Jan, May, Jul, Aug

Fees

RM13,200

Pioneer private dental college in Malaysia

Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Butterworth, Pulau Pinang

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

Intake

Jul, Oct

Fees

RM245,000

Pioneer private dental college in Malaysia


Scholarships

PIDC has up to RM2 million worth of bursary to be given to students. Here are some of the scholarships offered by Penang International Dental College.

Penang International Dental College (PIDC)

Butterworth, Pulau Pinang

PIDC-MAHSA Foundation in Science Scholarship

Amount

Up to 100% tuition fee waiver

Study Level

Foundation