Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS), Virajpet


The Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS), Virajpet admits only 40 students in an academic year at the graduate class. This facilitates Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) highly qualified, dedicated and experienced faculty to devote individual attention and guidance, honing students’ skills and enabling them to attain greater levels of professional competence and confidence.

Founded by the Kanjithanda Kushalappa foundation in 1999, Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) has established firm credentials as an exemplary educational institution emulating high standards of academic excellence. In just under a decade, CIDS has garnered recognition from the Dental Council to provide professional education and training for student’s to attain the Masters Degree. More than a mere qualification this recognition underscores this institution’s teaching-learning ambience, faculty excellence, graduate rating and high standards of academic brilliance and research.

The Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) has achieved international recognition with a host of pan global collaborations. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) have regular faculty exchange programs, student exchange programs and strong research activities with the Faculty of Dentistry, Hong Kong University: University of Geneva, Switzerland and a host of other foreign Universitys.

Whilst on the one hand, the institute teaches students to emulate high professional benchmarks they are also urged to heal with a humane touch. Students are trained to be self-reliant and yet serve the community at large. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) is a collation of well-equipped dental clinics, laboratories, instruction halls, residential quarters, hostels and libraries. Set as it is on a 30-acre campus of exquisite trees and flowering shrubs, it makes for a salubrious environment of study and patient care.

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) believes in training the students not only to excel as Dental Surgeons but also as responsible ladies and gentlemen who will blend into today’s competitive social fabric. This Institution believes in training them for today’s international market as efficient doctors, managers, administrators, marketing strategists and above all as, beautiful human beings! This Institute believes that “Excellence is not an Act, but a Habit”. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) believes in creating graduates who are proud of themselves and their Alma mater.

Why study at CIDS?

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (C.I.D.S) is an educational facility committed to the teaching of dentistry. Located in the picturesque hills of Coorg in Southern India, excellence is a way of life here. The Institute believes in a student-centric approach. By restricting our admissions we are able to direct our expertise and guidance to the development of the student.

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) have admissions for forty graduate students annually. At the postgraduate level we have admissions as follows.

1.  Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics - Six Admission
2.  Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge. - Six Admission
3.  Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics - Six Admission
4.  Periodontology - Six Admission
5.  Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Three Admission
6.  Oral Medicine and Radiology - Three Admission
7.  Oral Pathology and Microbiology - Three Admission
8.  Pedodontics - Three Admission
9.  Public Health Dentistry - Three Admission

The systematic teaching methodology followed at Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) has enabled our students to achieve consistent and excellent academic results. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) pass percentage ranges between an enviable ninety two and ninety eight percent at the graduate level. This happens to be the highest among the Dental Schools in the country. At the postgraduate level our pass been hundred percent consistently.

Strengthening Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) resolve to have a small batch of only 40 students, CIDS students did us proud by securing the highest pass percentage and first classes in Karnataka State in their first year examinations. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) students also scored a 10 per cent of the total distinctions in the examination.

The Institute is affiliated to the 230 bed Government Hospital at Virajpet and the 60 bed Rural India Health Project (RIHP) at Ammathi. The Institute is managed by the Coorg Dental and Medical Sciences Trust, a body of professional doctors.

A unique feature of the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences is the personal attention and care taken by the Trustees. Each member of the Managing Committee is involved in areas of construction, maintenance and care of facilities provided, landscaping and gardening, student welfare and maintenance of hygiene in the food provided to the faculty and students. They interact directly with the students once a week and ensure that all their needs are met.

At CIDS special care is taken to ensure that students pass out of its portals not only as excellent dentists but also as ideal citizens of the world.

Located picturesquely a top the Malethirke hills, the Institute commands a panoramic view of rice fields and verdant valleys in Virajpet town. The Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences was established in September 1999. It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore and recognized by the Dental Council of India, the Government of Karnataka and the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi.

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences or (C.I.D.S) is an educational facility for the teaching of dentistry  located in the picturesque hills of Coorg in southern India. Excellence is a way of life for the institute – Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) believe in a total student-centric approach – and by restricting intake Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) are able to concentrate on expertise and guidance upon the development of the student.

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) have places for 40 under-graduates and 3 post-graduates in each specialty.

The systematic method followed at CIDS has enabled our students to achieve consistently excellent academic performance. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) pass percentage ranges between an enviable 92 and 98 per cent, which is the highest among the colleges in the State.

Strengthening Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) resolve to have a small batch of only 40 students, the first batch did us proud by securing the highest pass percentage and first classes in Karnataka State in their first year examinations. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS) students also scored a 10 per cent of the total distinctions in the examination.

The Institute is affiliated to the 230 bed Government Hospital at Virajpet and the 60 bed Rural India Health Project (RIHP) at Ammathi. The Institute is managed by the Coorg Dental and Medical Sciences Trust, a body of professional doctors.

A unique feature of the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences is the personal attention and care taken by the Trustees. Each member of the Managing Committee is involved in areas of construction, maintenance and care of facilities provided, landscaping and gardening, student welfare and maintenance of hygiene in the food provided to the staff and students. They interact directly with the students once a week and ensure that all their needs are met.

At CIDS special care is taken to ensure that students pass out of its portals not only as excellent dentists but also as ideal citizens of the world.

Located picturesquely atop a hill commanding a panoramic view of fields and valleys in Virajpet town, the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences was set up in September 1999. It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore and approved by the Dental Council of India, the Government of Karnataka and the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Courses Offered at Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS)

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences provide both graduate and postgraduate programs leading to the B.D.S and M.D.S degree.

The Dental Specialty Hospital is housed in a spacious sixty five thousand square feet building with two hundred and fifty Dental chairs. About two hundred and twenty patients are treated everyday at this specialty Hospital free of cost. The clinical exposure to our students is thus excellent.

Undergraduate Programme – Bachelor of Dental Surgery

A candidate for the undergraduate programs must have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology at the standard 12 exam or any equivalent examination. The candidate must thereafter qualify at the Institutes recognized entrance test. The undergraduate course leading to the BDS degree takes five years to complete with two hundred and forty teaching days in each academic year.

Postgraduate Program – Master of Dental Surgery

1. Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics – Six Admission
2. Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge. – Six Admission
3. Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics – Six Admission
4. Periodontology – Six Admission
5. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – Three Admission
6. Oral Medicine and Radiology – Three Admission
7. Oral Pathology and Microbiology – Three Admission
8. Pedodontics – Three Admission
9. Public Health Dentistry – Three Admission

Facilities of Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS)

Indoor Games

Popular indoor games played on campus are badminton, billiards & pool and table tennis.

Outdoor Games

A world class outdoor stadium on campus provides facilities for cricket, basketball, wallyball, hockey, football and tennis.

“The Coorg Coffee Cup” a very popular national level Inter Dental Cricket Tourney hosted by the Institute annually attracts about twenty five teams every year for a one week Cricket extragavanza.

Gym

This is another very popular place on campus.

Café Cloud 9

Café Cloud 9 is paised up in the clouds at one of the most vantage view points on campus. It is a popular place for most students and facultys; and provides the most delicious fresh home made cakes and bakes.

Internet Kiosk

A high speed Internet café provides all on campus quick communication with the outside world. Attached to the internet parlor is a facilities which provides colour poster designing, printing, scanning and editing.

Caféteria

The Caféteria and kitchens are well staffed with ten cooks who provide delicious western and eastern cuisine.

Student Services

The Management has resolved to admit only 40 students at the graduate level annually so that quality education can be imparted. The student affairs cell and the Dean monitor every graduate and post graduate students progress on a monthly bases. The Student affair cell is in regular contact with the parents to keep them abreast of their word’s progress.

Health Services

The Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences is a completely self contained township and has its own inhouse medical emergency room, personal wards, pharmacy and duty doctors to attend to any health emergency. specialist are available on call.

Hostel Accommodation

Comfortable hostels are provided for ladies and men on campus. Hostel facilities are available for graduate and post graduate students. The rooms available to students are single rooms or double rooms with attached bathrooms. Smoking, drinking, ragging, drug abuse are strictly prohibited on the campus. Staff are deputed to monitor the situation within the campus to ensure such events do not occur.

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