Yes our college provides compulsory rotary internship for 1 year at the end of academic year. The stipend has been recently raised to thirteen thousand. The internship provides confidence.
Mdcaa - madras dental college alumini association has long history. Its been functioning still today. Every year 3 to 4 meets and outings has been done.
All the faculty are pg graduates some of them even finished phd in various fields. Experienced person in the field . All of them are under government service of tamilnadu government. They have been teaching with all the modern educating tools. Since the medical subjects are dealt by mmc the standard is very high.
The only draw back in the college is the bribe prevailing in the office administration. Student been compelled to bribe officials to get any certificates, scholarships etc. Apart from that everything seems to be fine.
The admission is through single window system counselling based on the higher secondary marks in the physics chemistry and biology. The counselling was held in directorate of health education in kilpauk chennai. The call letter will be sent before the counselling.
The fee structure is very low since it is a government college during first year it is around thirteen thousand (13,000) from the second year to fourth year it is around five thousand (3,000)there is no interim fees but the expenses for instrument will be little expensive.
Yearly exams during four academic year and 50% is essential to get passed in exams. The labs for practical exams are available in the campus itself with more facilities necessary to conduct practical exams and classes. The necessary things also made available without any discrepancy.
All government scholarship will be available. And loans can also be taken by students individual interest. But the college will only provide the expense certificate alone.
Since it is a professional course, the students can begin their own practice by starting a new clinic or join any hospital or colleges. There is also opportunities for us to join government service when the call for from medical recruitment board has been announced with minimum of 35 thousand salary.
No entrance examinations during my period. Only higher secondary class marks. It is the only government dental college in tamilnadu.
Hostel for ladies is well and good. But for boys its been recently changed and not up to satisfactory. Regarding the mess food both boys and ladies consumes from same mess. But frequently complained about the food . So overall the food quality is not good in the hostel mess.
Every year a scientific presentation namely " divine dentistry" has been conducted for whole state dental colleges with various session for every year in ug, internship and pg students. The participation almost will be 2000 every year. During the april month " tamil mandram" function will be held for distict level colleges. It been conducted for three days. Cultural day for 3 days, Sports day for a week, Environment day, World aids day with blood donation camp also being conducted.
The campus life will be very enjoyable. The gender ration will be normally boys: girls 1:4 there will be more girls than boys. There wont be any cultural religion caste differences all will be in good relationships. College council participation will be there. Ncc and nss activities will also be there.
The course syllabus is framed by dr.tamilnadu mgr medical university chennai. It is very high standard and research can be done on various medical and dental subjects. Phd can be done on various topics since the syllabus includes medical and dental subjects.