One of the aspirations of quite a few BDS graduates is to migrate to USA and settle over there as a dentist. Dentistry is one of the most highly paid jobs in USA and many top earners in the country are dentists. But once you have decided to migrate to USA , many things come in to consideration. Before making any decisions one should know that trying to migrate to USA after BDS is a costly affair and one also needs some sort of backing in USA itself like some relatives who are already a resident there. Weigh your situation properly , analyze your resources . Only when all is in order start the process of preparation.
For any BDS going to USA , There is the need to clear NBDE exams that takes place in two parts.
BELOW IS THE LINK THAT GIVES A CONCISE IDEA ON NBDE PART 1
The process of applying for pursuing Masters in dentistry in USA you re required to clear the NBDE – the National Board Dentistry Examination.Check out the American Dental Association’s websitefor more detail.
It is an exam which provides license to practice Dentistry in US. Another exam which you are required to clear is IELTS/TOEFL.
The main requirements of the Universities is the Academic background so you should have a strong academic background.
The application process includes:
The original transcripts of the academics. Good number of co curricular activities and various certificates play a major role in strengthening your case.
Official transcripts of NBDE part 1.
3 Letters of recommendation.
IELTS/TOEFL score card
After you’ve filed an application there’s an interview session and if you are selected then you can join Masters in USA.