Pass in 10+2, with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry & Biology and English as one of the languages of study. The candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission and should be NEET-UG qualified. NEET qualification is a pre-requisite for admission to BDS. Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Foreign Nationals are eligible to appear for NEET-UG.
In addition to the basic eligibility criteria mentioned above, students seeking admission to BDS will be required to qualify in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET-UG which will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) generally in May, each year. The responsibility of NTA is limited to the conduct of the Entrance Test, declaration of result and providing the All India NEET Rank to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), New Delhi for counselling 100% seats in Deemed Universities.
Application form for NEET-UG can be submitted online through the website www.ntaneet.nic.in on notification. Students are advised to carefully read the Information Bulletin and keep the correct details ready, before submission of the application.
DGHS has entrusted the Counselling and Allotment of seats to the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). Hence, after announcement of results students should register on www.mcc.nic.in - UG Medical Counselling - Deemed/Central Universities and lock their choice of colleges.
Admission to both Management and NRI category seats in BDS is based on inter-se merit in NEET-UG.
Candidates interested in taking admission under NRI category, will be required to forward the following NRI documents to the email ID provided by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) a few days prior to the commencement of registration:
The fee structure of BDS (Management & NRI categories) is made available on the homepage of our website www.nitte.edu.in under Course Fee.
The BDS course commences on the date prescribed by the Dental Council of India, generally during the first week of August.
|Year I||Human Anatomy, Embryology and Histology|
|Human Physiology Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietetics|
|Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral Histology|
|Skills and Personality development*|
|Year II||a) General Pathology
|General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics|
|Pre-clinical Conservative Dentistry|
|Pre-clinical Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge|
|Constitution of India*|
|Year III||General Medicine|
|Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology|
|Year IV- Part I||Public Health Dentistry|
|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics|
|Oral Medicine and Radiology|
|Year IV- Part II||Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge|
|Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry|
Other requirements: Internship (12 months)
At the end of the program, graduates will be able to...