SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga


About SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga

SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga

Established in the academic year 1985-86 SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and recognized by Dental Council of India, New Delhi. Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) Course of 4 years plus one year internship if offered. SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga has bagged several university ranks and has produced over 1000 number of Dental doctors and surgeons. SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga are developed as per the norms of the Dental Council of India, New Delhi.

SJM Dental College and Hospital located at the historical city of Chitradurga, is affiliated to RAJIV GANDHI UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES, Bengaluru, and is one of the oldest Dental College of the country and to its credit; thousands of dental graduates have passed out of the institution & are the pioneers in their respective fields.

The city of Chitradurga is well connected by National highways & is just 200 km from the state capital, Bengaluru. The college has an intake of 60 students per academic year and has got state of the art infrastructure with a team of dedicated and excellent faculty members with a vast teaching experience in their respective fields.

SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga is reputed for its excellent out patient record with treatment facilities available in all the specialties of dentistry which also acts as the platform for the students to get the clinical exposure needed as per the university guidelines. Separate accommodation for both boys & girls at their respective hostels with excellent facilities is available, along with separate college buses for easy commuting.

SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga is twenty four years young, active and lustrous. SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga is celebrating its glorious twenty fourth year of Dental education and care. Since its inception, it has developed into a centre for excellence, imparting quality education, generating competent, skilled manpower to face the scientific, technological, managerial and social challenges in the fast evolving global scenario with a high degree of credibility, integrity, ethical standards and social concerns.

A unique feature of SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga is the teacher guardianship, which enables an envelope of love and individual attention. SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga not only believes that the students become powerful by knowledge but also that they attain maturity with an empathetic understanding of human condition under which the society is striving for material progress. To prepare them for a life of harmony, to coexist with divergent situations, the students are encouraged to actively participate in our community development programmes.

SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga: Vision

  • Train professionals of excellence in Dental Health Care for global requirements
  • Develop world class infrastructure with – ‘State of Art’ equipment to ensure world class health care with a human face.

SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga: Mission

    • Create the focused professional resource with social responsibility
    • Create professional who are futuristic in research and development with update knowledge and skills

Departments at SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga

  • Oral Medicine And Radiology
  • Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Periodontology
  • Paediatric And Preventive Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics And Crown & Bridge
  • Orthodontics
  • Conservative Dentistry And Endodontics
  • Public Health Dentistry
  • Oral Pathology And Oral Microbiology

Courses offered at SJM Dental College and Hospital, Chitradurga

Graduate Level Courses:

Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS)

Admission requirements Eligibility Candidates should have passed the two year Pre – University examination or 10+2 years of schooling with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects and English as language subject and he/she must have secured minimum 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together. In respect of candidate belonging to SC/ST or category – 1 this percentage shall be 40% instead of 50%.In Case of admission on the basis of competitive entrance examination in addition to above, the candidate must have come in the merit list by securing not less than 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together in the competitive examination. In case of SC/ST or category – 1 It is 40% aggregate instead of 50% as stated above.

Age requirement

The candidate shall have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission.

Duration of the course:-5 Academic years.

Title of subject of study.
First year B.D.S.

  • General Human Anatomy including Embryology and Histology.
  • General Human Physiology and Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietics.
  • Dental Anatomy Embryology and Oral Histology.
  • Dental Materials.
  • PreClinical Prosthodontics and Crown & bridge.

Second year B.D.S.

  • General Pahtology and Microbiology.
  • General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics.
  • Dental Materials.
  • Preclinical Conservative Dentistry
  • Precliniclal Orosthodontics and Crown and Bridge.
  • Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology.

Third year B.D.S.

  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Medicine and Radiology
  • Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.
  • Paediatric and preventive Dentistry
  • Periodontology.
  • Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge.

Fourth year B.D.S

  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics.
  • Oral Medicine and Radiology.
  • Paediatrics & Preventive Dentistry.
  • Periodontology.
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
  • Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge.
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics.
  • Public Health Dentistry.

Fifth B.D.S.

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
  • Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge.
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics.
  • Public Health Dentistry.

Post Graduate Level Courses:

Master of Dental Surgery(MDS):

  • MDS in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • MDS in Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
  • MDS in Periodontics
  • MDS in Conservative Dentistry
  • MDS in Orthodontics
  • MDS in Pedodontics
  • MDS in Oral Medicine and Radiology
  • MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology

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