• HELP ME! What course shall I do. Optometry or dentistry

Hello guys! I really need to make my mind up on what to study. I'm planning to either do optometry in the UK or dentistry in Europe.

I'm not going to apply for dentistry in the UK because I don't have the grades for it. I always wanted to study dentistry but I know I won't get into the UK so I was going to apply in countries such as Bulgaria-Plovdiv medical university, Hungary- Debrecen university or in Czech Republic. I really like Bulgaria and know a few students studying there, so If I decide to go to Bulgaria I can always come back and practice in the UK as a dentist as Bulgraia is in the EU.I also emailed the GDC and they said it's fine. Btw the dentistry course in Bulgraia is in English and it's for 6 years. You only need to learn Bulgarian in the third year to communicate with patients.

Prediction for a level: ABB Actual AS grades: ABC. A in biology. B in chemistry and C in sociology

Due to my grades I know for a fact that universities won't even consider my application for dentistry in the UK so I was looking at optometry schools which ask for ABB or AAB in the UK, so I think I can get a shot at those universities to study optometry. I don't really care about the salary, but I want a decent living which I know both careers are good for.

I really need help! I haven't even started my personal statement yet!

If you guys were me what would you guys do? Really desperate at the moment! 


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