Rajas Dental College and Hospital is a private medical college located in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. It was established in 1987 and is recognized by the Dental Council of India (DCI). It is affiliated with The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University. Rajas Dental College and Hospital offers a UG program in BDS and a PG program in MDS. Additionally, it also offers a Research level program in M.Phil across several specializations. Admission is on the basis of an entrance examination. 

Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Tirunelveli Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1987 | Private
Recognised by Dental Council of India (DCI)
Affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
Courses Offered BDS, MDS & Ph.D
Admission Criteria Merit or Entrance-based
Entrance Exam NEET-UG/ NEET-MDS
Application Mode Online
Facilities Available Clinic, Operation Theatre, Laboratories, Library, Museum, Hostel, Transport, Auditorium, Cafeteria, Gym 
Official Website rajasdentalcollege.com/index

Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Tirunelveli Courses

Rajas Dental College & Hospital offers the following courses at the UG, PG and Research level:

Program Specialization Details
B.D.S. Dental Surgery Duration: 5 Years
Eligibility Criteria: 10+2 with 50% aggregate marks in PCB
Admission Criteria: NEET 
M.D.S. Prosthodontics Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility Criteria: BDS Degree from a recognized university
Admission Criteria: NEET MDS
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
Oral Surgery
Oral Pathology
Oral Medicine
Ph.D. Prosthodontics Duration: 3 - 4 Years
Eligibility Criteria: MDS with 50% marks
Admission Criteria: Entrance exam & Interview
Conservative and Endodontics

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Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Tirunelveli Admissions

Admissions to the college are on the basis of an entrance examination. 

How to apply?

Candidates need to apply for the entrance exam of the desired course in which they want to take admission. There is no application form of the college. 

The steps to apply are mentioned below:

  • Candidates seeking admission must register for NEET or NEET MDS on the official website
  • Fill the form with relevant details
  • Candidates must select their preferred college and course from the available list of colleges and courses
  • Next, lock the choices 
  • Submit the form and download it for future reference
  • Once the candidate is allotted a seat, they must visit the allotted college to complete the admission process

Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Tirunelveli Facilities

  • Smart Class Rooms: The air-conditioned lecture rooms are equipped with ICT facilities such as computers with internet, LCD projector, and audio aids. The computers in the classrooms have IntelliSpace software installed in them and smart boards are mounted for advanced teaching and learning purposes. IntelliSpace software is designed as new-age software, in which superior user experience is a key necessity.
  • Satellite and Mobile Clinics: Other than the practical laboratory facilities for the students, the college has 2 satellite clinics equipped with 4 dental chairs to cater to the needs of the nearby rural population and to improve accessibility to dental healthcare.
  • Operation Theatre and Medical Wards: The college has a medical ward with 25 beds to cater to the needs of inpatients.The emergency ward has experienced doctors, a counsellor and a clinical psychologist. It also has a state of the art operation theatre to perform advanced surgeries, treatment of RTA, lesions.
  • Libraries: The College has a well-equipped library with several books and journals related to dentistry. The college also gives students access to an e-library.
  • Museum: The college has several museums in the department of Anatomy, Oral Pathology, and Public Health Dentistry to give students a better understanding of subjects and precaution procedures.
  • Sports and Fitness: The College emphasizes on the physical activities of the students and hence provides facilities for fitness, sports and mental relaxation activities. The college has a cricket, basketball and volleyball ground. It also has an indoor stadium where students can play badminton and table tennis. Additionally, it also has a gym with fitness equipment.
  • Hostel: The college provides well-constructed hostel facilities for both girls and boys and has adequate capacity for lodging the students. The hostel has in-house security and mess facilities.

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Rajas Dental College and Hospital, Tirunelveli Faculties

The Institute has a faculty that has comprehensive knowledge in the dental field with years of experience. The college has 9 HODs and the faculty members are in the following positions:

  • Lecturers: 29
  • Professors: 10

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Ques. What is the MDS intake at Rajas Dental College and Hospital?

Ans. The intake for the MDS course is as follows: 

Department Intake
Prosthodontics 3
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 3
Periodontics 2
Oral Surgery 2
Orthodontics 2
Oral Pathology 2
Oral Medicine 1

Ques. Does Rajas Dental College and Hospital provide NEET coaching?

Ans. Rajas Dental College provides special coaching for the students who wish to apply for a Master’s degree in the fields of dentistry. The institute provides NEET coaching classes which include revising all the subjects in B.D.S. degree and conducting multiple choice questions Test (MCQ) or Mock Tests on a monthly basis.

Ques. Does Rajas Dental College and Hospital provide any scholarships?

Ans. The institute provides multiple free ship and scholarship opportunities to deserving and meritorious students and also to the students belonging to economically weaker sections of society. The institute has a dedicated free ship and Scholarship committee which decides upon the yearly scholarships.

Ques. What is the NEET-UG 2020 cut off percentile?

Ans. The cut-off is given below:

Category NEET Cut off percentile NEET 2020 cutoff scores
General 50th 720-147
General-PH 45th 146-129
SC/ST/OBC 40th 146-113
SC/ST/OBC-PH 40th 128-113

Ques. Does Rajas Dental College and Hospital offer clinical facilities?

Ans. Yes, Rajas Dental College has a well-equipped Pre-clinical/Clinical lab for the students. The lab has patient simulators so that students get hands-on experience of various dental procedures prior to their clinical postings.

Ques. What are the documents required for the Ph.D. admission application at Rajas Dental College and Hospital ?

Ans. The candidate shall submit the following documents along with an application form for the Rajas Dental College Ph.D. program:

  • Attested Xerox copy of the Postgraduate Educational qualification Certificate.
  • Original ‘Ethical Committee Clearance certificate’ for Human / Animal studies from the Institution in which the candidate intends to do their Research Programme.
  • Original ‘No objection certificate’ from the Head of the Institution if working in the affiliated institution.
  • Original ‘Permission letter’ from the Head of the Institution & Department to utilize the Department for Research purpose.