MDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

MDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Eligibility - MDS - Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

The minimum qualification for admission to the post graduate program is pass in BDS with permanent registration of any State Dental Council.

Duration : 3 Years INTAKE : 8


Admission to MDS under General category

The admission under the General category will be on the basis of NEET PG ranking. Centralised counselling for allotment of seats will be conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA )

Admission to MDS under NRI / Management category

Students seeking admission under the NRI/ Management category should also be NEET PG qualified. The candidates should fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by KEA for admission under this category. The counselling for this category will also be conducted by KEA.

The payment of fee shall be in foreign currency or from the NRE account of the Sponsor.

Documents to be produced at the time of admission

  • NEET PG Rank / Score card
  • 10th Std marks card/pass certificate for proof of date of birth – Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • BDS Degree Marks cards of all years - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Internship Completion Certificate - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Provisional / Degree Certificate - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • DCI Registration Certificate - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Transfer Certificate from the institution last attended – Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Conduct certificate from the institution last attended – Original
  • Eligibility Certificate issued by the Registrar, (Deemed to be University)
  • Migration certificate from the University last studied
  • Physical Fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner
  • Photographs – Recent color photo with white background, of resolution 300-600 dpi & size 35mm X 45 mm (Passport size) & 20mm X 25mm (Stamp size)
  • Aadhar card copy of the student

Additional Documents to be produced

  • Parents / Sponsors Passport Copy
  • Residence Permit copy of the Parent / Sponsor
  • Working / Employment Certificate of Parent / Sponsors (NRI candidate)
  • Sponsorship Letter
  • PIO card (for person of Indian Origin)

For Foreign Nationals – Additional Documents to be produced

  • No Objection Certificate from the Government of India
  • AIDS -free certificate from a competent medical authority
  • Residential Permit issued by the Foreigners’ Registration Office and the District Superintendent of Police
  • Passport & Valid Students VISA for the period of study
  • Aadhar card copy of the student

For any information regarding the admissions, mail us at: info@nitte.edu.in

Program Structure:

Part I Paper I:Applied Basic Sciences
Part II Paper-I : Minor Oral Surgery andTrauma
Paper-II : Maxillofacial Surgery
Paper-III:Essays- Descriptive and analyzing type questions

Other requirements: Dissertation

Program Outcomes

At the end of the program, graduates will be able to...

  • PO1 :  Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of etiology, pathophysiology and diagnosis, appropriate treatment planning of various oral and maxillofacial surgical problems
  • PO2 : Apply general surgical principles to pre and post-surgical management particularly evaluation, post surgical care, fluids and electrolyte management, blood transfusion and post surgical pain, management.
  • PSO3 : Demonstrate knowledge of basic sciences relevant to the practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • PSO4 : Record clinical history, perform a methodical examination of the patient, order essential diagnostic investigation and interpret them and deduce reasonable diagnosis and formulate treatment plan of the surgical condition.
  • PSO5 : Formulate an evidence-based and cost-effective treatment plan in collaboration with the patient
  • PSO6 : Practise with competence minor oral surgical procedures and common maxillofacial surgery both surgically and medically (if required multispecialty approach)
  • PSO7 : Provide apt diagnosis, surgical and medical management of diseases, injuries and defects of human jaws and associated oral structure by interaction with other dental, medical and allied disciplines.
  • PSO8 : Practise personal hygiene and infection control, prevention of cross infection and safe disposal of hospital waste keeping in view of the high prevalence of hepatitis, HIV and other transmissible diseases
  • PSO9 : Develop an attitude to seek an opinion from allied  medical and dental specialists as and when required and be willing to share knowledge and clinical experience with professional colleagues
  • PSO10 : Adopt new techniques of surgical management developed from time to time-based on own research or critical appraisal of research literature which are in the best interest of the patient
  • PSO11: Provide compassionate patient care and help in national health scenario and neighbouring regions for conditions relevant to the specialty of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery irrespective of social status, caste, creed or religion of the patient.
  • PSO12 : Communicate with patients from diverse backgrounds including the ability to listen to, respond to, and provide appropriate information and obtaining a truly informed consent
  • PSO13 : Function as an effective team member / leader of a multi professional oral and maxillofacial surgical team
  • PSO14 : Demonstrate a respect for human values, human rights and social responsibilities