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About DAT and MDT
The Dental Aptitude Test (DAT) Program is conducted by the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) to help students assess their aptitude for a career in dentistry and to assist dental schools in selecting first-year students.
All important information needed to register for the DAT is provided in the DAT Information section. Applicants should review this information before beginning the registration process.
Please note that the MDT cannot be taken on its own as a stand-alone test, you must register for the DAT in order to register for the MDT.
DAT Exam Dates and Deadlines
Saturday, November 2, 2019
- Registration deadline: September 15, 2019
Saturday, February 22, 2020
- Registration deadline: January 15, 2020
Saturday, November 7, 2020
- Registration deadline: September 15, 2020