BDS Course

As per the norms established by the Dental Council of India, the undergraduate dental training programme leading to BDS degree is for a duration of 5 academic years including an year of compulsory, rotatory internship. During this period, the student is required to have engaged in full time study at a dental college recognized or approved by the DCI.

The dental graduates during training should acquire adequate knowledge, necessary skills and reasonable attitudes which are required for carrying out all activities appropriate to general dental practice involving prevention, diagnosis and treatment of anomalies and diseases of the teeth, mouth, face and associated tissues. The graduate also should understand the concept of community oral health education and should be able to participate in the rural health care delivery programmes existing in the country.


Last updated / Reviewed : 2017-06-28