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College of Dental Sciences, Davanagere - Admission Details 2020

College of Dental Sciences, Davanagere - Admission Details 2020

Davanagere, Karnataka DCI | Estd 1991 RGUHS, Bangalore Private Institute Ranked 21 for Dental by NIRF 2020+3 more

College of Dental Sciences (CODS) Davanagere Admission 2020, Ranking, Entrance Exam, Courses, Review

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College offers admission to undergraduate program in BDS along with postgraduate course in MDS with nine specializations, a certificate course in Implantology and Ph.D. program.

Situated in Davanagere, College of Dental Sciences was established in 1991. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and recognized by Dental Council of India.

  • Application can be submitted offline along with the requisite documents.
  • Candidates having passed Karnataka II PUC examination or equivalent are eligible to apply for BDS program.
  • Admission to BDS is based on the Entrance test conducted by COMEDK/KCET.
  • Candidates who have appeared in state or national level CET may apply for MDS program in the College.
  • Admission to MDS is based upon the Combined Counselling for admission to PG courses organized by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
  • Apart from BDS and MDS courses, college offers one-year Certificate Course in Implantology to candidates who have BDS degree.
  • College of Dental Sciences offers admission to Research Program in four specializations.

Highlights of College of Dental Sciences Davanagere Admissions

Name of the CollegeCollege of Dental Sciences
College TypePrivate
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance-based
Application ModeOnline
Name of the Entrance ExamCOMEDK UGET
Entrance Exam ModeOffline

College of Dental Sciences, Davanagere Fees & Eligibility

MDS₹4.5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)B.D.S.
BDS₹4.76 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 50% + NEET
CourseAdmission Link
BDS Admission Link

Important Dates

Admission Start Date for UG 08 Feb - 12 Mar, 2020
Entrance Date NEET 06 May, 2020

College of Dental Sciences Davanagere BDS Admission 2020

Selection of candidates to BDS program offered by College of Dental Sciences will be through COMEDK/KCET which will be followed by counselling.

The minimum eligibility to apply in this program is 50% aggregate in Karnataka II PUC Examination or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects and English as one of the languages. College has an intake of 100 students to BDS program.

Course NameMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
BDSKarnataka II PUC or Equivalent with PCB and securing 50% aggregate marks (40% marks for SC/ST).Entrance-exam conducted by COMEDK/KCET followed by Counselling.

Key Points:

  • Candidates who have completed 17 years of age as on the December 31 on the year of admission are eligible to apply in BDS program.
  • The applicant must appear in COMEDK UGET or KCET to apply in the BDS program of the Institute.
  • Applicant must get the eligible certificate by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka before taking admission.

College of Dental Sciences Davanagere MDS Admission 2020

Selection of candidates to nine disciplines in MDS program offered by CODS will be through COMEDK/PGET which will be followed by counselling. The minimum eligibility to apply is to have BDS from associate University recognized by Dental Council of India. It has a total intake of 47 students in different specializations.

Course NameSpecializationsMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
MDSOral Medicine & RadiologyBDS from recognized University Entrance-exam conducted by COMEDK/PGET followed by Counselling.
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Conservative Dentistry & Endodontic
Prosthodontics including Crow & Bridge
Public Health Dentistry
Oral Pathology & Microbiology

Key Points for MDS Admission:

  • Minimum age limit to apply in MDS is 21-year.
  • Candidates having permanent registration from the state dental council are eligible for the program.
  • Candidates having 2-year PG Diploma recognized by Dental Council of India are also eligible to apply for MDS program.

College of Dental Sciences Davanagere Ph.D. Admission 2020

To be eligible to apply for Ph.D. programs offered by College of Dental Sciences (CODS) applicants must have a postgraduate degree in relevant field. Final selection of candidates will be based on entrance test conducted by the RGUHS. 

Course NameSpecializationsMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
Ph.D.Oral Medicine & RadiologyPost graduate Degree in relevant fieldEntrance Test conducted by RGUHS
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Periodontics & Implantology
Conservative Dentistry & Endodontic

Note: Entrance test for Ph.D. will be conducted on July 30.

College of Dental Sciences Davanagere Application Process 2020

Candidates who wish to apply to any of the courses offered by CODS has to follow the subsequent steps:

  • Visit the official website of CODS Davanagere.
  • Download the application form or collect form from the office of the course you wish to apply.
  • Fill the application form and sent it along with documents by registered post to

The Principal, College of Dental Sciences,

P.B.No.327, Davangere-577 004, (Karnataka)

Documents to be enclosed along with the application form (as applicable):

  1. COMEDK/CET/PGET Rank Card
  2. 10th Mark Sheet
  3. 12th Mark Sheet
  4. Transfer Certificate
  5. Aadhar card/DOB certificate
  6. Migration Certificate
  7. Blood group certificate
  8. Migration certificate
  9. Category certificate
  10. Physical certificate
  11. Copy of parent’s Pan Card
  12. BDS Mark sheet
  13. Degree certificate from University
  14. Internship completion certificate
  15. Registration certificate from State Dental Council of India
  16. NOC from Ministry of Health Family Welfare, Delhi
  17. 4 passport size photos and 2 stamp size photos of candidate and parents
  18. Eligible certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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    P R AbhinandanBachelor of Dental Science [BDS]Pursued 1st year

    BDS one of the unique and the best course

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    This is one of the best and the renowned institution for the dentistry in India. the college is very good and the staff is awesome. this college provides a very good and studying environment to the students.faculty is very helpful. patient outflow is very good as the college is old and have very good treatment for dental-related problems with a minimum of cost.

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    Vaishali ChauhanBachelor of Dental Science [BDS]Pursued Third Year
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    I got into this college by giving COMEDK entrance exam. I scored a total of 224 marks and I opted for this college as it is one of the renowned colleges of Indian for dentistry.

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