Announcement for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Specialty Graduate Study Program

Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Dentistry invites interested and qualified individuals to apply online using AAU portal ( for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Speciality Program according to the criteria set below.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Eligible candidates should have completed a DMD/DDS or equivalent Degree from recognized higher learning institution and should be in good academic standing (CGPA 3.00 and above for male candidates and CGPA of 2.75 for female candidates). Emphasis will be given to interested candidates in a career of academic area.
  2. Candidates must have a minimum of two years’ experience in government institutions
  3. Candidates will seat for written and oral Department of Dentistry entrance exam.
  4. Candidates who passed Department of Dentistry entrance exam shall seat for University wide Graduate Admission Testing.
  5. Candidates must present letter of sponsorship from governmental organizations.
  6. Candidates are required to submit the following documents for the Department of Dentistry on the Department of Dentistry Entrance Exam Dates.
    1. Personal statement not more than one page (3000 characters) showing interest and commitment of the candidate.
    2. Two letters of reference from supervisors or professional colleagues
  7. Online Application Schedule for Admission: November 2 to November 13, 2020 on working hours.
  8. Department of Dentistry Entrance Exam Dates and Venue: November 24 and 25, 2020, AAU, CHS, SoM, Department of Dentistry Campus (Sidist Kilo).
  9. Dates of University level graduate admission test will be notified on and you can check on using  your admission application number.

Application Procedures:

  1. Fill a form on
  2. After you are getting your application number, settle your application and graduate admission test  fees of 800 Birr using CBE Electronic Payment Channel, CBE Birr, AAU  Short Code:
  3. Upload your educational records (Copies of DMD/DDS Degree and Student Copy of Undergraduate Study) in PDF format and stamped sponsorship form.
  4. Send your official transcript to Addis Ababa University Registrar P.O.Box 1176 from your previous institutions including AAU Alumni.

AAU Registrar