ADMISSION TO DENTAL COURSES

 

All India (C.B.S.E.) Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Examination

             The Central Board of Secondary Education (C.B.S.E.), New Delhi conducts All India Entrance Examination for admission to 15% seats in Dental Colleges run by Government Municipal and local authorities except the states of Andhra Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir.

            

Eligibility :

Indian Nationals of 17 years of age on December 31 of the years of admission.   

Qualification:  

12 years Senior Secondary Examination with 50% (40 % for Scheduled Castes/Tribes) aggregate marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together or B.Sc. with any two subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) with 50% marks and Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English passed at Higher Secondary.  Candidates who have appeared at the qualifying examination are also eligible.  Candidates should be medically fit.

Application Procedure:

Application form and Bulletin of Information can be obtained on Cash payment of Rs.10 from the notified branches of Canara Bank of CBSE Regional offices at (i) Todar Mal Marg, Ajmer-305001, (ii) 1/1 Neem Sarai Transport Nagar, Akram Building, Allahabad-211001,  (iii) State Institute of Education Building, Sector–32, Chandigarh-160031. (iv) Rajgarh Road, Rajgarh Tinali, Guwahati-781003, (v) 11, Lake Area, Nungambakkam, Madras-600034.

  The form can also be obtained by post from the All India Pre-medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Examination Unit, CBSE, 17B, Indraprastha Estaste, New Delhi –110002, by remitting bank draft of Rs.22 along with a self-addressed envelope of 12”X10” completed application along with the examination fee of Rs,.100 (Rs.25 for Scheduled Castes/Tribes) through bank-draft should reach the CBSE by registered post by the notified date.

 

Entrance Examination :

The examination consists of two papers one in Physics & Chemistry, and Botany & Zoology.  The questions are of objective type with negative marks for incorrect response.  The medium of examination is Hindi and English.  The Centres of the examination are Agartala, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Delhi, Guwahati, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Lucknow, Chennai, Nagpur, Port-Blair, Patna, Panaji, Pondicherry, Shimla, Shillong and Thiruvananthapuram. 

The CBSE forwards a copy of the merit list to the Director General of Health Services who allocates the seats at Dental Colleges.

 

All India Entrance for PG seats in Medical Colleges

             This examination is conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in January/February at 26 different centers all over the country for admission to 25% of seats for post graduate courses in all Dental Colleges run by the Central/State Governments, Municipal or other local authorities except the States of Jammu & Kashmir, Andhra Pradesh, A.I.I.M.S., PGI Chandigarh and private medical colleges.

Request for Application Form

Last Date for Submission 

Examination held in

 

September/October.

November. 

January.

              The Bulletin of information and application form may be obtained from the specific branches of State Bank of India on Cash payments of Rs.150 (Rs. 60 for Scheduled Castes/Tribes candidates) or from the examination section,  All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi-110029 through bank draft/India Postal Order.

 

ANDHRA PRADESH

             Admission to B.D.S.  (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) in the State is made through Engineering, Agricultural, Medical & Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (EAMCET).  This test is conducted by one of the State Universities.

 Government Dental College & Hospital, Afzalganj, Hyderabad-500012.

Duration

4 years , Seats :40

Post-graduate Course  

MDS  

Allocation of Seats  

Scheduled Castes-15%, Scheduled Tribes–6%, Backward  Classes–25%, Children of Service/Ex-Servicemen-1%, Women candidates –30%, Physically Handicapped, NCC, Sports Persons, ¼% each , Government  of India  nominees-12 seats.

Eligibility

Age: 17-22 years  (25 years for B.Sc./M.Sc. Degree holders and Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes candidates) as on 31st December of the year of admission.

Qualification:  

Inter Science/10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Domicile

India nationals of Andhra Pradesh, candidates who have resided in the State for ten years excluding periods of study outside the state; candidates either of whose parents/spouses of those in State/Central, Public Sector, Local Bodies, Universities employment within the State at the time of application.

Request for Application Form:

March  

Last Date for Submission :

April  

Test Held in :

May

Application Procedure:

Application form along with Instruction Booklet can be obtained in person from any of the State Medical Colleges on Cash payment of Rs.16 or through Demand Draft of the State Bank of India drawn in favour of the Secretary, APSCHE, EAMCET A/C Hyderabad if required by post by sending Self addressed stamped (Rs..4.50) envelope of 28X13 cms.  Completed applications along with test for of Rs.60 along with Demand Draft should reach the Convener EAMCET

Selection

Candidates are ranked in order of merit in EAMCET. Test is conducted at Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Cuddapah, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Machilipatanam, Nellore, Nizamabad, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Warangal.

 

 The question papers are set in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics and are of objective type of Intermediate Standard.

 

ASSAM

             Admission to first year BDS Course is made through State level selection Board.  This course is available at :Regional Dental College, Guwahati-781032.

Duration

5 years, Seats: 33

Allocation of Seats

Scheduled Castes –1 seat, Scheduled Tribes –3 seats (Plains –2, Hills-1) OBC including MOBC-2 seats, children of Tea Garden/Ex-tea garden communities/Tribes-1 seat, Children of ex-servicemen/Defence Personnel-1 seat, Children or Brothers/Sisters of Martyrs of Assam Movement-2 seats, General-5 seats.

Eligibility

Age: 17-24 years (27 years for scheduled castes/Tribes) as on Ist December of the years of admission.

Qualification: 12 years Higher Secondary science examination with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology with 50%(40% for Scheduled Castes/Tribes) aggregate marks.

Domicile: Indian nationals, natives and permanent residents of Assam, Candidates should have studied for 2 years in a state institution preceding the date of application.

Request for Application Form  

June

Last date for Submission  

July  

Application Procedure  

 Application form can be obtained in person from any pf the Medical/Dental Postal Order in favour of the Principal of the concerned College or by post by sending a Self-addressed stamped envelope of 9”X4”,. Completed applications should reach the college by the last date.

 Selection  

Selection is made on merit based on marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the qualifying examination.

  

BIHAR

             In Bihar Medical and Dental Admission Test (MDAT) is conducted for admission to first year BDS in the following Dental colleges.

1..Buddha Institute of Dental Science & Hospital West of T.V.  Tower, Gandhi Nagar, Kankarbagh, Patna-800020.      

Duration  

5 years.   Seats: 40

(2 years B.D.S. for MBBS degree holders)

Allocation of Seats  

All India Quota–15%, Scheduled Castes-14%, Scheduled Tribes-10%, extremely Backward class-14%, Backward class-9%, Girl candidate-3%, Govt. of India nominees, TISCO, Coal mines welfare organization and SSLNT.

Eligibility  

Age: 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission.

Qualifications  

 10+2 Senior Secondary with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Securing 50% marks, for reserved category 40% marks, candidates who have appeared in the qualifying examination can also apply.

Domicile  

Citizens of India, candidates whose father/Mother have been residents of Bihar for 10 years, sons/daughters of Central Govt. employees serving in the State at the time of application.  Sons/daughters of State employees/Member of All India Services on Bihar Cadre, candidates whose parents are not alive may apply with 10 years residence certificate from DM.

Request for Application Form  

March/April.

Last Date for Submission  

April/May.

Test held in  

June.

Application Procedure  

Application form and prospectus can be obtained in person from any of the medical/dental college on payment of Rs.10 through Indian Postal Order/Bank draft in favour of the college.  Applications are required to be sent by registered post only.  Completed applications along with the bank draft of Rs.100and Self-addressed stamped Rs.7 envelope of 9”X4” should be submitted to the principal of the college according to the district where the candidate has passed the qualifying examination.

Selection  

Selection is made on the basis of merit in the test.  This test is of Intermediate Standard.  The questions in the test are of objective type in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.

            This Institute also has the facility for 2 years BDS (condensed) course for MBBSDegree holders.

 2. Patna Dental College & Hospital Agamkuan, Patna-800007

 Duration                                 4 years.  Seats:15

 Post-Graduate Course                       MDS

For other information refer common details mentioned for Bihar.

   

DELHI

            The University of Delhi holds Entrance Examination for admission to BDS, Government of India nominees and children/widows of Armed Personnel disabled or killed in action are exempted from Entrance Examination.

             Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi-11002.

Duration   4 years .  Seats: 20
Allocation of Seats   Open seats- All India Quota 15%, Scheduled castes-15%, Scheduled Tribes-7 ½%, certain seats asre also reserved for children or widows of Armed personnel disabled or killed in action and for Govt. of India nominees from Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Ladakh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura.
Eligibility   Age: 17 years as on 31st December of the year of admission.
Qualification  

12 years Senior Secondary under 10+2 system conducted by CBSE. New Delhj with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with 50% aggregate marks in these subjects from the recognized schools conducting regular classes situated within the Union Territory of Delhi.

Request for Application Form   February/March  
Last Date for Submission   March  
Test held in   May  
Application Procedure   Applications form along with Bulletin of Information can be obtained from the office of faculty of Medical Sciences V.PD/. Chest Institute Building, Delhi University and from the medical colleges on cash payment of Rs.20 or Rs.30 through Bank draft in favour of the Registrar, University of Delhi, Payable at State Bank of India, Delhi University Branch if required by post.  Completed applications along with entrance examination fee of Rs.200 through Bank draft in favour of the Registrar, University of Delhi, should reach the Asstt. Registrar,  Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi by the last date
Selection   Selection is made on the basis of merit in the Common Entrance Examination.  This examination comprises of two papers (i) Physics & Chemistry and (ii) Botany and Zoology.

   

GOA

              Admission is made on the basis of marks obtained in the science subjects, i.e Physics, Chemistry and Biology of the qualifying examination.

  Goa Dental College & Hospital, P.O. Bambolim, Goa-403202.

Duration

4 years.  

Seats  

30

Allocation of Seats  

Students passing the qualifying examination from Goa (General-12 seats, Scheduled Caste-4 seats, Backward Class-1 seat)  All India entrance-5 seats, Children of Central/State Government Servants including Defence Personnel and Children of persons residing in Goa for purpose of occupations who have studied and passed the  qualifying examination from Goa-1 seat.  Weightage is given to sports men and NCC Cadets.

Eligibility  

Age: 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission.

Qualification  

Higher Secondary School certificate examination of Goa Board or the Central Board of Secondary Education (10+2) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with 50% (40% for Scheduled Castes and Tribes) marks in aggregate of Science subjects with English, as the medium of instructions

Domicile

Candidates should be residents of Goa for 10 years (5 years for candidates whose parents are of Goa origin and they should have passed the qualifying (11th and 12th) examination from Goa).

Request for Application Form  

May/June

Last date for Submission  

June/July

Application Procedure  

Application form and prospectus can be obtained from the office of the Dean of the college on payment of Rs,10 in cash or through crossed Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of the Dean, Goa Dental College & Hospital, Bambolim, Goa accompanied by a Self-addressed envelope (10”X7 ½”) with Rs.3.00 Stamps, Cheques are not accepted nor the prospectus is sent by V.P.P. Completed application should reach the Dean, Goa Dental College and Hospital, Bambolim, Goa-403202 by the notified date.

Selection  

Selection is made on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination.

 

GUJARAT

      Common Rules are applicable for admission to the following Dental Colleges Admission is made on the basis of marks obtained in the qualifying.

                  1.      Government Dental College and Hospital, Ahmedabad-360016.

Duration: 4 years                        Seats: 100

Post-graduate Course:  MDS

 2.      Government Dental College and Hospital,  Jamnagar-380005

 Duration:  4 years                      Seats: 40

Allocation of Seats

All India entrance-15%, Scheduled Castes-7% (1/5 seats for women), ST/NT/DT-13% (1/5 seats for women) SEBC–10%

Eligibility

Age: 17 years on December 31st of the year of admission

Qualification  

Higher Secondary certificate with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English of Gujarat Higher Secondary Education Board or CBSE, New Delhi or from any of the recognized institutions in Gujarat in March or April of current year of October, November of the preceding years securing 55% (45% for SC/ST/NT/DT) aggregate marks in theory papers in Science subjects including Mathematics.

Domicile

 Candidates should have passed 12 years Senior Secondary examination from the Institution located in Gujarat State.  (Sons and daughters of All India Service Officers allotted to Gujarat State and Sons and daughters of State Govt. employees who have been posted outside the State are exempted).

Request for Application Form  

May/June

Last Date for Submission

Within 10 days of the qualifying examination result.

Application Procedure  

Application form can be obtained from the Dean of Medical/Dental Colleges on payment of Rs.10 by Cash/Money Order.  Completed application along with Self -addressed stamped (Re.1.00) envelope should reach the Dean B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad within 10 days from the date declaration of the results of the qualifying examination of Gujarat Higher Secondary Education Board.

HARYANA

      BDS Entrance Examination is conducted by Maharshi Dayanand University for admission to the following Dental Colleges.

1.  D.A.V. Centenary Dental College and Hospital, Model Town. Yamuna Nagar-135001.

 

Duration

5 years.    Seats : 40

  2.Dental College, Rohtak-124001.

Duration

5 years.    Seats : 20  

Post-Graduate Course: MDS

Allocation of seats

D.A.V. Centenary Dental College–5 seats for Scheduled Caste/Tribes,2 for Backward class, Children of Ex-servicemen-1, 22 seats are for Haryana candidates, 18 seats are available on all India basis.Dental College Rohtak-15% Backward Class, 2 seats for Govt. of India nominees.

Eligibility

Age: 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission.

Qualification  

12 years Senior Secondary with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology with 50% (40% for Scheduled Castes/Tribes) aggregate marks. Candidates with B.Sc .B.V.Sc (12th Standard with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology).  Candidates whose results are awaited are also eligible.

Domicile

Residents of Haryana, Govt. of India and Tripura nominees exempted from this condition.

Request of Application Form  

April

Last Date for Submission  

May

Test Held in  

June

Application Procedure  

Application form and syllabus for entrance examination can be obtained from the Asstt. Registrar, Publications M.D. University, Rohtak on cash payment of Rs.50 or by registered post through bank draft of Rs.65 in favour of Registrar M.D. University.  Completed applications along with test fee of Rs.150 through bank draft should be sent by registered post/personally to the Controller of Examinations of the University by the notified date.

Candidates applying for nomination against reserved seats are required to submit the application through the authority concerned.

Selection  

Admission is made on the basis of merit in entrance examination and interview, weightage is given for sports.  The entrance examination consists of papers in Physics and Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.

 

JAMMU & KASHMIR

   For admission to BDS, entrance Examination is conducted.

Government Dental College and Hospital, Srinagar-190010

Duration : 

5 ½ years

Seats: 

  10

Allocation of Seats  

Scheduled  Caste-8%, Gujjar and Backward-4%, Other Social Castes-2%, District Leh-2%,  District Kargil-2%,Other backward areas excluding Leh and Kargil-21%, Area near actual line of control-3%. Children of permanent residents of Defence Personnel-3%, Children of Freedom Fighters-2%. Sports-3%.

Age : 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission

Eligibility  

Qualification: 12 years Senior Secondary with English, Physics, Bio-chemistry and Biology with 50% (40% for reserved categories – Scheduled Castes, Gujjars, Backward class, candidates from Leh and Kargil area) aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Domicile: 

Admission is open to candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from an Institution in J&K   Exception – Children of permanent residents, State employees serving in Govt. Offices/Public Sector undertakings Outside the State.  Children of officers belonging to J & K State who are on deputation to Union Govt.  Children of permanent resident in Defence and paramilitary forces serving anywhere.

Request  for Application Form  

May  

Last Date of Submission  

June

Test Held in  

July

Application Procedure  

Application form and prospectus can be obtained from the Medical College on payment of Rs.15deposited under Account Head “.075 Misc. General services.  Other receipt” in favour of the Accounts Officer Competent Authority, Entrance Examination – Srinagar.  Completed application along with a self -addressed stamped
(Rs.10) envelope of 25X10 cms, and fee Rs.50 through treasury. Receipt or demand draft (for outside candidates) should reach the Competent Authority, Entrance Examination Residency Road, Polo-view Srinagar-190001 or any other authority notified.

Selection  

Admission is made on the basis of merit in Entrance Examination.  The examination consists of paper in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

 

  KARNATAKA

Common Entrance Test is conducted by the Department of Technical and Medical Education for admission to Government and Private Colleges both for free and payment seats.