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DeStCo (Dental Student Competition) was initially set to begin in Autumn 2020 as an in-person multi-discipline event for dental students in which they could compete in fields such as music, sports, and performance arts, but it had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event could not begin as planned due to the pandemic's restrictions on social activities.


UKDentalCourses quickly devised a new strategy for launching this competition, and DeStCo was resurrected. DeStCo-Art, a competition where art-loving dental students could compete on an international level and share their artwork with like-minded dental students and other dental professionals to win their votes for a chance to win great prizes, was launched in July 2020. (More information).


With DeStCo-Art running successfully for two years in a row, more dental students showing interest in this competition, and restrictions on social activities finally easing, it appears that other fields should be added to DeStCo, restoring its original grandeur!


As a result, our team is currently debating the potential additional fields for DeStCo, and as soon as a decision is made on which fields will be added, it will be announced here and on our social media platforms. So keep an eye on this!


Please contact us at if you have any questions or concerns.

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