Farooqia Dental College, Mysore

Farooqia Dental College is one of the thirteen institutions promoted by Rifah-ul-Muslimeen Education Trus(RMET), Mysore. Founded in the year 1961, RMET since its inception has grown rapidly and consolidated its position in the society promoting education to the Minority Muslim Community in particular and other down trodden people of Mysore in general.Located in the heart of the Mysore City near famous Eidgah Ground, Umar Khayam Road, Tilak Nagar. The college is hardly 1.5 Km from Railway Station and 2 Km from the Bus Stand.

Mysore is about 140 kms from Bangalore city, the Capital of Karnataka state and is well connected by road, rail and air. Mysore is considered to be a tourist’s paradise. A few days stay in Mysore will bring back the memory and glory of what Mysore was once.

Farooqia Dental College has a state of art infrastructure with well equipped Library, modern computing facilitty, sophisticated equipments and machines to facilitate learning of various specialty of Dentistry.

ABOUT Farooqia Dental College

The Rifahul Muslimeen Educational Trust, was established in the year 1961 and registered under the Indian Trust Act,  with the aim of promoting education to the Minority Muslim Community in particular and also to the other down trodden people of Mysore in general.

From the date of its inception, this Trust has grown rapidly and consolidated its position, in the society.
Rifahul Muslimeen Educational Trust, Mysore, was granted permission to start BDS Course at Farooqia Dental College, Mysore by the Government of Karnataka from 1992-93, affiliated to the University of Mysore and also to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, from the Academic year 1996-97.

So, Farooqia Dental College was an addition to this Trust with an object to make its own worthy contribution to its community and also the general public of Mysore city & other places with well skilled professionals of dentistry. Apart from ensuring corrective and rehabilitative services through the teaching hospital of the college, Community services on the preventive and Curative Aspects of Dentistry are also being arranged, keeping in view of the health needs of the rural as well as urban Population of Mysore.

Farooqia Dental College was established in 1992, with 1st batch of students admitted to the four years BDS Course (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) with the permission of Govt. of Karnataka Education Department by satisfying the Mysore University norms.

Farooqia Dental College, Mysore was granted recognition for BDS Course by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi and the Government of India.

At present the college is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru.

The college has its own modernised well equipped Hospital building in the thickly populated area of Tilak Nagar, in Eidgah grounds. The college is situated near to the railway station and suburban bus stand. It has adequate play ground and Hostel for Men and Women. Students out patient block and other amenities and also the infrastructure like class rooms, laboratories, administrative office, reading room facilities, sports room, students common room, have been provided as per the DCI norms. The Undergraduate BDS Course is for four years and one year of compulsory rotating Housemanship.

FACILITIES at Farooqia Dental College, Mysore

Excellent Library facilities are provided with the latest upto date periodicals in various subjects, pertaining not only to Dental Faculty, but also related to Medical faculty and general books. The back logs plus Journals by C.D & Internet is also provided.

For the Medical Subjects in General Medicine and General Surgery, the college is attached to Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore.

A highly sophisticated ceramic and casting lab with imported equipments such as computerised casting machine in order to carry out cosmetic dentistry is also available in our institute.

The Farooqia Dental College is fully equipped with sophisticated equipments and machinaries for the purpose of starting Post Graduation Courses.

The college has got adequate facilities with sophisticated equipments in order to impart Post Graduation course in various specialties of Dentistry. The Post Graduation Courses in various disciplines have been granted permission by the Government of India, New Delhi for the academic year 2012-2013

A Satellite centre has been set up at the Phende Hospital, Gurupura, Hunsur Taluk with few Dental Chairs as a part of rural Health programme under the able leadership of Community dental personnel.

The FDC has been rendering Yeoman Service in all the specialties in Dentistry at subsidised rates for the people of Muslim community in particular and other communities in and around Mysore city in general.

Courses Offered at Farooqia Dental College, Mysore

Under Graduate & Post Graduate

Bachelor of Dental Surgery: B.D.S.

Course Duration: 4+1 Years

Eligibility :

1. Pass in PUC/PDC/10+2 or equivalent with Science subject PCB and English 50% marks in aggregate (40% marks in case of SC/ST Karnataka candidates only).
2. Must have completed 17 years of age by 31st December of the year of admission.
3. Candidate should be medically fit.

Master of Dental Surgery: M.D.S.

Course Duration: 3 Years


1. Periodontics
2. Conservative Dentistry
3. Orthodontics
4. Oral Medicine & Radiology
5. Oral Pathology & Microbiology


Passed the B.D.S Degree in a College Recognized by DCI and GOI and affiliated to any university established by Law in India and completed the compulsory rotatory internship on or before 30th April of year of admission.

Crieteria for selection:

Students for MDS course shall be admitted based on performance at the competitive examinations held by Central Government / State Government / Universities or Institutions.

A Post Graduate Degree (M.D.S.) represents a logical progression for all B.D.S graduates. The training that the person undergoes in Post-Graduation is in one of the specialities of dentistry of his/her choice, and forms the basis for any further advancements of the person in his chosen speciality.
All diagnostic procedures from Radiograhs, R.V.G’s (Radio Visuo Graphs), Blood Tests to Histopathology are available under one roof ensuring prompt patient care.

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