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The Faculty of Dentistry

The Faculty of Dentistry at the University of the Western Cape is a world-class oral health institution, committed to excellence in teaching, learning and research. The faculty is spread across two campuses, the Tygerberg campus at Tygerberg Hospital and the Mitchells Plain campus at Melomed Private Hospital, Mitchells Plain. Both campuses are accessible by public transport, the Tygerberg campus by taxi and bus and the Mitchells Plain campus by train, bus and taxi. 

Tygerberg campus

Tygerberg Hospital, Francie van Zijl Drive, Cape Town, 7505

The Tygerberg campus is situated in Parow Valley. It is 25 kilometres from the Cape Town city centre and approximately eight kilometers from the UWC main campus. 

Mitchells Plain campus

Town Centre Medical Centre, Symphony Way, Mitchells Plain, Cape Town, 7785

The Mitchells Plain campus is situated approximately 20 kilometres from the main campus, at the Melomed Private Hospital in the residential suburb of Mitchells Plain. The university owns two and a half floors of the medical centre in the heart of Mitchells Plain Town Centre.