Academic overview

General Hospital

The college is attached to Gandhi Medical College & Hospital for all Medical and allied subjects for teaching and training purpose. Gandhi Medical College & Hospital is purely government, having 1500 beds and daily OPD around 1600 patients. The college is located in the heart of the city. Clinical students of BDS courses and Post graduate utilize the facilities of this hospital.

Academic Excellence

Choosing the right college is one of the most important and exciting decisions you’ll make. It will shape your future and directly affect your career path. Commitment. Sincerity. Integrity, these are the qualities that drive our college and its people forward, because only by possessing these sensibilities can you begin to achieve your true potential. The college produces good dentists with high caliber and has achieved university top ranks for the last academic year.

Attendance requirement is as follows

Each candidate should put up 75% of attendance in theory classes and 75% in Practical / Clinical, in each subject for each academic year. The candidate who satisfies all the requirements of attendance, progress, and conduct as stipulated by the university is eligible to appear for the University examination.

Internal Assessment

Minimum two internals out of three internals should be attended (both in theory and practical / clinical), for the academic year and the average of the three internals will be sent to the university. The internal assessment is not only limited to the written tests. It may also relate to other aspects such as maintenance of records, participation in seminars and group discussions, clinical case studies, proficiency in carrying out practical or clinical skills. These things will be evaluated objectively and recorded accordingly.

Eligibility for University Exams

The above two i..e attendance and internals are required to appear for the university examinations.

Examinations & Marks evaluation

Each question paper is of 3 hours duration, carrying maximum marks of 70. There will be three types of questions and the distribution of marks for these questions is given below.

Theory:
University Exam (Theory) : 70
College internal exam (theory) : 10
Grand viva (at the time of practical exam) : 20

Practical:
University exam : 90
College Internals : 10

Results:
A candidate should have secured 50% of marks in theory & practical respectively to award a result.

The college offering BDS & MDS course. The details are :


S.No Course Name Specialization Duration of course Total No. of Seats
01 BDS Bachelor of Dental Surgery 5 years 100
02 MDS Oral Medicine & Radiology 3 years 5
03 MDS Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 3 years 5
04 MDS Conservative & Endodontics 3 years 5
05 MDS Periodontics 3 years 5
06 MDS Pedodontics 3 years 5
07 MDS Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics 3 years 5
08 MDS Prosthodontics 3 years 5
09 MDS Oral Pathology & Microbiology 3 years 5
10 MDS Public Health Dentistry 3 years 3