The existence of Govt. Dental College in Srinagar can be traced back to the year 1959, after realizing the need for a dental institute for local students. The institution is known for imparting quality medical education both for Undergraduates and Post graduates students. It is affiliated to Kashmir University, Srinagar and is accredited with the Dental Council of India (DCI).
The College offers a wide range of dental courses. Undergraduate course includes Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), which is a five years full time course. Every year, the college accepts 20 students for the course. Govt. Dental College Srinagar also provides excellent facilities for Postgraduate course in Dentistry i.e. MDS in disciplines like Oral Surgery and Periodontics.
Admission to this institute is been done on the basis of the Entrance Examination
The institute has its campus at Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir. The library has a sufficient number of text books in all subjects. It also hosts a good collection of specialized journals and magazines. The campus is divided into cluster of buildings that have several medical and Para medical departments and laboratories. It has two hostels, one for boys and another for girls. The hostels feature spacious rooms, special lounges with TV sets and other modern amenities. The blend of all these modern facilities is conducive for all round development of a candidate pursuing higher medical education.
Jammu and Kashmir,