S.D.M.College of Dental Sciences is a private dental college that was established in the year 1986 by the SDME Society, Ujjre. Since then, the college has contributed a lot in the field of dentistry by generating large numbers of well qualified dentists. The college is affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad and is accredited to the Dental Council of India (DCI).
S.D.M.College of Dental Sciences offers under graduate course of BDS, which is five years full time course. The course also includes internship program for the duration of one year. The college also stresses on post graduate course of MDS. MDS is a three years full time course.
Candidates who have passed the two-year Pre-University Examination of Karnataka’s Pre-University Board (or equivalent qualifying examination of other recognised boards) with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects are eligible for admission to the first year. Candidate shall have obtained not less than 50% of the aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together, and a pass in the English language in the qualifying examination, or any other examination recognised as equivalent by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru (Bangalore), Karnataka. Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) students or students of any other categories notified by the government shall be given a relaxation of 10% in the aggregate marks required for eligibility.
In case of admission on the basis of competitive entrance examination similar eligibility as above applies. In addition, the candidate must be ranked in the entrance examination’s merit list by securing not less than 50% marks in it. SC/ST students and students of any other categories notified by the government shall be given a relaxation of 10% in the aggregate marks required for eligibility through the competitive entrance examination.
The candidate shall have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete this age on 31st December of the calendar year in which he/she seeks admission.
The institute offers well maintained and highly designed laboratories, library, class rooms and spacious rooms for extracurricular activities. The most striking feature of the college is that it has been nestled amidst picturesque vicinity near Pune – Bangalore National Highway no.4. The laboratories and clinics are spacious, well furnished and have state of the art equipments and gadgets, both indigenous and imported to facilitate an excellent environment that is conducive for learning & patient care.
Dharwad - 580 009
Ph: 0836 - 2467676, 2468142