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BACHELOR OF DENTAL SURGERY (BDS)

Meenakshi Ammal Dental College offers one of the most forward-looking education environments in dental education in the country since 1990. Located in the capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai, the college is dedicated to training doctors of dental medicine as expert clinicians with strong biomedical backgrounds. Meenakshi Ammal Dental College was affiliated earlier to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University and is recognized by Dental Council of India.. The Institution has been granted Deemed to be University status on 31st March 2004 by The University Grants Commission, New Delhi and The Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi has duly notified the Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education & Research, as Deemed University for the courses offered at the Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and recognized by Dental Council of India and Govt. of India vide Recognition notification order letter no. F.No.V.12017/29/1998-DE (Vol.III) dt: 30th March 2009 (Bachelor of Dental Surgery granted on or after 26.08.2008) of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India with an annual intake of 100 students.

Educational Qualification & Eligibility:

Indian candidates should passed higher Secondary certificate Examination conducted by Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent examination (CBSE, Intermediate, HSE, other State Boards etc.) with following group of subject: a. Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology (or) b. Physics , Chemistry, Biology

Foreign Candidates should have completed higher secondary school equivalent with courses in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry Botany & Zoology). They should also produce a equivalence certificate obtain from the AIU.

Candidates should have completed the age of seventeen years on or before 31st December (on the year of admission)

Candidate should be qualified in NEET-UG 2017.

Admission Procedure:

As per the Hon’ble Supreme Court Order, the admissions into BDS course for the year 2017-18 are made through Common Counseling conducted by DGHS (Directorate General of Health Services), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi. Candidates are hereby informed to visit: www.mcc.nic.in -> UG – Counseling -> Deemed / Central Universities (UG Counseling Committee under DGHS) for further information.

MASTER OF DENTAL SURGERY (MDS)

Meenakshi Ammal Dental College & Hospital offer MDS Course in all nine specialties. The duration of the course is three years.

PROGRAMME OFFERED:

MDS – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 7 Seats
MDS – Periodontology 6 Seats
MDS – Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 6 Seats
MDS – Oral Pathology and Microbiology 6 Seats
MDS – Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 7 Seats
MDS – Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 5 Seats
MDS – Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 3 Seats
MDS – Public Health Dentistry 3 Seats
MDS – Oral Medicine and Radiology 4 Seats

Educational Qualification & Eligibility:

The candidates must possess BDS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Dental Council of India/ Government of India, New Delhi.

The candidate must have permanent registration of his / her name with any State Dental Council.

The candidate should have completed his/her C.R.I (Compulsory Rotatory Internship) on or before 31st March of Admission year.

Candidates should have qualified the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET- MDS 2017).

DIPLOMA IN DENTAL MECHANICS

Diploma in Dental Mechanics course offered by Meenakshi Ammal Dental College is recognized by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi

Educational Qualification & Eligibility:

Candidates should passed higher Secondary certificate Examination conducted by Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent examination (CBSE, Intermediate, HSE, other State Boards etc.) with following group of subject: a. Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology (or) b. Physics , Chemistry, Biology

Candidates should have completed the age of seventeen years on or before 31st December (on the year of admission)

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