Faculty of Faculty of Dentistry

The Faculty is equipped with cutting edge laboratories
Our students are a daily reminder of the incredible potential of each and every one
We seek excellence through our teaching, research, and clinical service activities.

About Faculty of Dentistry

The Faculty of Dentistry is an accredited dental Faculty from the Ministry of Higher Education. Upon its beginning in 2007, the Faculty has an outstanding reputation for its scientific discovery, innovative education, and the highest-quality oral health care. Moreover, the faculty advocates programs that help students to implement new knowledge of the optimal oral health and to undertake their responsibility of serving their community and profession.

The faculty presents a dynamic curriculum which provides excellent clinical training, integrates health sciences with clinical experience and utilizes modern technology. The faculty's building, which consists of four floors, is well - equipped with twenty clinics; outpatient clinic; dental laboratory; laboratory of integrated anatomy; wax laboratory ; laboratory of preventive treatment with 20 training dummies; and Sterilization section with six advanced sterilization devices and Digital Panoramic and Periapical X-Ray section.

Students who successfully passed the General Secondary Certificate in the scientific section with excellent degrees can enroll in the faculty. The Faculty offers a bachelor's degree of Dentistry for students who successfully pass 200 credit hours distributed over five years of study.

Dean's Message

It is my privilege to serve as the Dean of Faculty of Dentistry. I look forward to working in concert with its exceptional students, faculty and staff to realize our shared mission.

Although relatively young, the Faculty of Dentistry at Al Azhar University-Gaza (AUG) has been reputed as a premier dental institution in the Gaza Strip. Since our inception in 2007, we have concentrated our endeavors to improve the oral health through education, research, clinical practice, and public service.

The faculty provides thoughtful clinical teaching programs, fusing science with clinical training. The faculty's state-of-the art clinical facilities, learning and research labs as well as its high qualified staff create a nurturing environment for our students. This is exemplified in the faculty's output. 100% of our graduates successfully pass the professional practice exam.

We are committed to providing patient care services. It's an integral part of our teaching process and service efforts.

As you navigate our website I hope you will develop a sense of who we are and an appreciation of the passion we have for excellence in dental education.



Provide dynamic learning environment equipped with the highest dental education; the latest technology; and the most distinctive competencies in order to produce qualified dentists able to fulfill the oral health needs of our society.


The faculty is committed to achieve excellence in order to be a professional dental center that consistently exceeds the expectations of our patients and students.

Granted Degrees

The Faculty of Dentistry at Al Azhar University-Gaza (AUG) confers a bachelor's degree after successfully completing (200) credit hours distributed over five years of study.

Academic Staff

Al Azhar University-Gaza is privileged to have the most distinctive academics and researches who are known for their excellence in groundbreaking research and exceptional teaching, and for their enthusiasm for engaging students in a shared intellectual journey.
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International Cooperation


  • The First Scientific Day & Exhibition of Dental Equipment
  • The Second Scientific Day & Exhibition of Dental Equipment
  • Medical Day for Rafah Residents
  • World Oral Health Day's Activities
  • Medical Day for Theatre Day Productions Intuition


  • Dr. Waseem Mushtaha, The effect of incorporation of silver nanoparticles of some properties of acrylic resin denture base materials.
  • Dr. Ashraf Shamia, The Effectiveness of Cetuximab Associated with Gold Nanoparticles on Oral Cancer in the Hamster Buccal Pouch Model"

Contact us

For any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us :


+970 - 08 - 2641885
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Last Research & Events

PADS Conducted Extracurricular Activities


Feb 5, 2017 - The Palestinian Association of Dental Students (PADS) at AUG conclud Read More

Symposium Discussed Tramadol Effects on Cervical Region of Teeth


 Mar 30, 2016 – The Faculty of Dentistry held a scientific symposium to discuss the results of a research conducted Read More

Graduation Ceremony Celebrated


Nov 29, 2015 – The Faculty of Dentistry celebrated the graduation of the fourth batch of students who obtained a bachelor Read More