Management Quota Seats for MDS in A B SHETTY MEMORIAL INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, Karnataka
The A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences was founded in the year 1985 by the Nitte Education Trust with the objective of making available up-to-date training facilities to produce dental professionals and to help meet the country s growing healthcare requirements. The A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences offers Graduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral training facilities. The Institution is a constituent unit of Nitte University and is recognised by the Dental Council of India.
The ABSM Institute of Dental Sciences is among the better equipped dental colleges in the country. All departments have state-of-the-art diagnostic and research equipment s. The Institute s commitment to maintaining the highest standards pervades all aspects of dentistry irrespective of cost or effort involved. The Institute constantly strives to upgrade its capabilities by participating in exchange programmes with national and international institutions.
The A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences offers the following courses duly approved by the Dental Council of India (DCI).
Doctoral Program in Dentistry (Ph.D)
Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)
Recognised by DCI: Ortho, Prosth, Cons & OS : 22-6-1992 O.Med, Pedo : 1993; Perio : 1994; O.Path : 1996.
Postgraduate program of 3 years is offered in 8 specialties:
Oral Medicine and Radiology
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Pedodontics and children s preventive dentistry
Oral Pathology and Microbiology
Prosthodontics including Crown and Bridge and Implantology
The minimum qualification for admission to the postgraduate program is a BDS degree or an equivalent degree recognised by the University and DCI.
Doctoral Program in Dentistry (Ph.D)
The Institute has excellent research facilities and offers Doctoral Program leading to the award of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Dentistry.
The Nitte Meenakshi Institute for Craniofacial Surgery in association with the Cleft International, Zurich offers a one-year full time Fellowship program in Craniofacial Surgery.
Certificate course in Oral implantology
Cadss -Nitte university. Goethe university, Frankfurt certified Indian programme
Course duration :
5 implant modules of 7 days each
Course highlights :
Completion of 400 credit hours of academic and clinical requirements in functional and esthetic restorations
Restoration of partially and completely edentulous patients with implant supported prosthesis
Total number of implants 30
Single anterior/ posterior
Multiple fixed anterior/ posterior
Removable implant supported prosthesis
Sinus lift procedures
Soft & hard tissue augmentation
Immediate placement & immediate loading
Eligibility criteria for M.D.S course
The minimum qualification for admission to the postgraduate program is a BDS degree or an equivalent degree recognized by the University and DCI.
Postgraduate program is offered in 8 specialties:
Prosthetics with Crown and Bridge, Implantology - 09
Oral Medicine and Radiology 02
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 08
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 08
Orthodontics and Dentofacial orthopaedics 09
Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 06
Oral Pathology and Microbiology 02
TOTAL SEATS 49
Students are facilitated to devote more time for their mental and physical development on campus, and for the same we have administered on campus banking facilities (Syndicate Bank) so that students can manage their money without having the inconvenience of having to go elsewhere for the same.
Students can open and operate their personal accounts through which they can maintain and review their expenses.
ATM facilities are also available on campus.
The computer lab, spread over 570 sq.feet, is a state of the art technology center for students to access some of the best available resources within and outside the campus. The intranet and internet facilities make these practices easy and reliable.
The library computer and internet section provides facilities for online browsing and offline access for preparing seminar and conference presentations for faculty members and students.
The computer lab helps students explore the large database of knowledge not only in their respective fields but also in other domains of education and information.
21 Desktop computers connected by LAN
Printing facilities B/W and Colour (Inkjet and Laser)
Closed circuit network camera (for University examination purposes)
Helinet consortia facilities
We firmly believe that for the overall development of an individual, food comprises of one of the most important factors. Our belief has made us provide students with nutritious food and snacks. The cafeteria meets the best standards of cleanliness and hygiene. It also provides some of the common standard food products. The cafeteria is well spaced and neatly arranged for placing ordes, billing, eating and spending some leisure time.
The students are well supported with transport facility. Buses ply at regular intervals in and around the city to provide easy conveyance.
The conveyance system helps the students who do not reside in the hostel to commute to and from the college with convenience. It also makes it easy for students who reside in the hostel to reach the city of Mangalore.