Message from the Dean

Thank you for visiting the website of the Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University

Welcome to the website of the Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University. As the Dean, I am delighted to extend my warmest greetings to you.

At our esteemed dental school, we have a rich history spanning over several decades, marked by our unwavering commitment to excellence in dental education, research, and patient care. Our vision statement, “A Great Dental School for All,” captures the essence of our unwavering dedication to dental education. Our mission is to educate and nurture exceptional clinicians who not only possess the necessary skills and knowledge but also embody the values of compassion, integrity, and professionalism.

As the first dental school established in the northeastern region of Thailand, we proudly serve as a comprehensive dental center and are recognized as one of Thailand’s leading dental schools for dental education, oral health research, innovation, and patient care. Our faculty and staff are dedicated professionals who are passionate about their work, and their expertise and commitment are instrumental in driving innovation and advancements in clinical practice, education, and scientific research.

We remain at the forefront of dentistry by providing advanced and comprehensive training to students in both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Our offerings include Master of Science (M.Sc.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Higher Graduate Diploma, Residency Training, and various short-term training programs. We also provide a range of continuing education courses for dentists, postgraduate students, dental hygienists, and related fields, empowering them to expand their knowledge, stay updated with advancements and enhance their patient care competencies.

Community engagement is a core value we hold dear. We firmly believe in the importance of giving back to society and improving oral health care for all. Through various initiatives and outreach programs, we actively contribute to the well-being of underserved populations and promote oral health awareness in our community.

I invite you to explore our website to learn more about our academic programs, research endeavors, and the dedicated faculty who make our dental school an exceptional institution. Whether you are a prospective student, a dental professional, or simply seeking information about oral health, we hope our website provides you with valuable insights and resources.

Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University. It is an honor to serve this outstanding institution, and I am excited about the opportunities that lie ahead. We remain committed to providing exceptional dental education, advancing research, and making a positive impact on oral health care.

Ajiravudh Subarnbhesaj
DDS, MDSc, PhD, FRCDS (Thailand) (Oral Diagnostic Sciences)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University