Seeking admission in Govt. Dental College & Hospital in Mumbai is the dream of all those aiming to make a career in the field of dental science. And why not? The college is ranked among the top three dental colleges in the country. Established in the year 1938, it is the first institute to offer BDS course. It boasts of an excellent infrastructure and a team of well-experienced professors.
The institute is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik and has been recognised by DCI (Dental Council of India). It offers five years undergraduate course in BDS and post graduate course in Dental Surgery (MDS ) with specialization in various fields including Prosthodontics, Oral Medicine, Orthodontics, Oral Surgery, Oral Pathology, Conservative Dentistry, Paedodontics and Periodontics.
It has a big library which is at par with the top medical libraries around the globe. The reading room here is open on Sundays as well as other holidays. The college has labs equipped with the most advanced dental equipments. The students undergo rigorous training to learn the usage of these equipments. They also accompany the teachers on dental health camps to gain a first-hand experience of the services provided. Besides, the students here are also encouraged to take part in sports and other extra-curricular activities for their all round development.
A healthy student-teacher relationship is maintained to promote good study environment. Most of the pass outs from the college have been placed in reputed dental clinics and hospitals in the country as well as abroad.