DA Pandu Memorial RV Dental College and Hospital is managed by Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust, was formerly affiliated with the University of Bangalore whereas now with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The institution is known for organizing a number of continuing dental education programs that enable its students to acquaint themselves with the recent developments in the field of dentistry. Such programs expose the students to work in a rural setup and encourage them to work in the countryside and give back to the community once they graduate.

The college aims at becoming a model training center for oral health care and bringing the world closer for the benefit of humanity. The College has been involved distinctively in the field of Community Dental Health Programme in rural areas. One such program of the College includes having the first Mobile Dental Van in Bangalore city, whose equipment has been donated by the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, USA.


RV Dental College Highlights

Establishment Year

1992

University Type

Private

How to Reach

Nearest Railway Station

Bangalore City Junction (11 km)

Nearest Airport

Kempegowda International Airport (42 km)

Nearest Bus Stand

Shanti nagar Bus stand(5.9 km)


RV Dental College Courses

DA Pandu Memorial RV Dental College offers a 5-year Bachelor Program in Dental Surgery, postgraduate programs in 9 specialties, diploma & certificate programs, and doctoral programs in dental surgery. The details of courses offered and their eligibility is tabulated below:

Type of Course Course Duration Eligibility

Undergraduate Programs

BDS (Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Conservative Dentistry, Public Health Dentistry, Pedodontics, Orthodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics, and Oral Pathology & Microbiology)

5-Year

  • Intermediate(10+2) graduates with 50% in total aggregate

  • PCMB with English as main subjects

  • At least 17 years old

Postgraduate Programs

MDS (Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Conservative Dentistry, Public Health Dentistry, Pedodontics, Orthodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics, and Oral Pathology & Microbiology)

3-Year

  • BDS graduates with 50%

Diploma and Certificate Programs

PG Diploma in Orthodontics, Prosthodontics, and Conservative Density

2-Year

Certificate course in Aesthetic Dentistry and Implantology

1-Year

Research and Doctoral Programs

Ph.D. in (Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Conservative Dentistry, Public Health Dentistry, Pedodontics, Orthodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics, and Oral Pathology & Microbiology

3-Year

MDS graduates with 50% in total aggregate

Note: SC/ST Candidates are provided with the relaxation of 10% marks in eligibility criteria.

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RV Dental College Admissions

The admission process to undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma and doctoral programs in dental courses is done on the basis of NEET Entrance Exam or Personal Interviews, which varies from course to course. Programs wise details of RVDC Admissions are mentioned below:

RV Dental College BDS Admissions:

  • Admission to any specialization in BDS program will be done on the basis of aspirant’s rank secured in NEET UG Entrance Exam managed by CBSE.
  • Candidates securing an eligible rank will have to participate in Karnataka Examination Authority for counseling procedure.

RV Dental College MDS & PG Diploma/Certificate Admissions:

  • Admission to any specialization in MDS program will be done on the basis of aspirant’s rank secured in NEET PG Entrance Exam managed by CBSE.
  • BDS Graduates securing an eligible rank in NEET MDS Results will have to participate in Karnataka Examination Authority for counseling procedure.

RV Dental College Ph.D. Admissions:

  • Admission to any specialization in the Doctoral program will be done on the basis of aspirant’s performance in the Personal Interview, Ph.D. proposal/Abstract, and rank secured in NEET PG Entrance Exam.
  • MDS Graduates satisfying interviewers’ expectation will have to participate in Karnataka Examination Authority for counseling procedure.

RV Dental College Application Process:

Aspirants seeking admission to any undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma or doctoral programs will have to follow the subsequent steps to apply:

  • Visit the official website of the college (www.rvdentalcollege.org)
  • Click on the ‘Application Form tab as per your desired course
  • Input your correct information and submit the application form

The shortlisted candidates will have to participate in the counseling process conducted by KEA to confirm their admission. Follow the subsequent steps to register in the counseling process:

  • Register yourself at the official website of KEA (www.kea.kar.nic.in)
  • Make a Payment for the counseling registration fee ( INR 750 for UG & INR 1000 for PG)
  • Get the required documents to the allotted verification counter
  • Once verification is successfully done, candidates will be provided with verification slip
  • Students will be allotted with colleges by KEA, afterward, they can enroll their names in the respective colleges by filling admission forms and college fees.

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