WHAT IS DENTISTRY ?

A programme in Dentistry trains a student in treating people of oral diseases, maintaining their oral health by diagnosis, prevention, and healing of cavities, dentures , gum related diseases. This programme also covers cosmetic dentistry which is an emerging trend nowadays for restructuring, shaping, teeth whitening, smile enhancement etc. The programme not only offers specialisations in oral health and diseases but also covers general human anatomy for better understanding of the oral health. In this programme, students also study about preventing oral diseases in society. Besides, students are offered practical training by organizing dental checkup and awareness camps in community places as well as rural areas.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

UG  ProgrammePassed in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as main subjects

PG ProgrammeMust hold Bachelor degree in Dental Surgery from any recognised Dental College/University

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SCOPE OF DENTISTRY

  • Work as a dental specialist, assistant, dental lab technician, Dental Hygienist in government or private Hospitals

  • Start practicing at private clinics

  • Teach as a professor or lecturer at Dental Colleges/Hospitals 

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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Community & Preventive Dentistry
  • Conservative Dentistry/Crown & Bridge
  • General Human Anatomy
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Biology
  • Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontology & Periodontics
  • Principles of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Principles of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging

CAREER OPTIONS AFTER DENTISTRY

Dentist
Dentist
Salary : 2 L INR - 3.5 L INR
Degrees: B.D.S

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 35 Lakhs Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Chennai
    Minimum Fees 0.068 Lakhs Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.D.S
    Other Bachelors [Science]
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 31.5 Lakhs Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai
    Minimum Fees 3 Lakhs Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Chennai
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.D.S.
    Other Masters [Science]

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Shaina Mehra 1 month ago

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Shaina MehraLast Seen: 1 week 1 day agoJoined on: 19-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

Are sumandeep vidhyapeeth & parul university a good colleges?

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Muskan pandey 1 month ago

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Muskan PandeyLast Seen: 2 days 22 hours agoJoined on: 21-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Dear friend , Parul university is a good college. College has good infrastructure and quality of education. College has good fee structure. College provide good placement to students. You should ta...Read More

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Nupur 2 months ago

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NupurLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 30-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

How much do i need to score in neet to get a govt and private dental college pg seat and what is the fee strucyure for that

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ASHWIN V NAIR 2 months ago

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ASHWIN V NAIRLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 03-May-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello dear
To get any college like govt . You may require marks above 500 and for private it will be 250around . Fess structure may vary according to colleges

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shama parveen 2 months ago

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Shama ParveenLast Seen: 1 month 3 weeks agoJoined on: 21-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation

Marks-513 with air 16923 obc rank 6833 from delhi .can i get bds from maulana azad or jamia millia . i am muslim

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Kajol 2 months ago

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KajolLast Seen: 1 day 1 hour agoJoined on: 17-May-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Yes you have chances of getting a bds seat from maulana Azad medical college or jamia milia with Delhi domicile based upon your category. Since the cutoff varies every year nothing could be said...Read More
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Rajnish Dilip KawarkheLast Seen: 2 weeks 4 days agoJoined on: 19-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 10 or below

How can i apply for this course

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Minshul Gupta 1 month ago

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Minshul GuptaLast Seen: 2 days 15 hours agoJoined on: 18-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

for which course yiu are asking for kindly provide me the complete information. please give complete and proper univdersity. all the best have a great future ahead.

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Pavleen kaur 2 months ago

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Pavleen KaurLast Seen: 2 months 4 days agoJoined on: 11-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

In sc category minimum marks for b.d.s in neet ug punjab

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Manisha Gupta 2 months ago

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Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 16 hours 9 min agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

It would be tough to tell you the exact for 2018. But as per the last year cutoff you should have around more than 380 to 400 to get admission in state quota seats.

 

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