MDS Admissions

Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) course at DayanandaSagar College of Dental Sciences is recognised by the Dental Council of India and affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. Admissions to the college will be through the process of centralised counselling conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority ( KEA).

Intake :22 per year

Programs Intake

Sl no Department No. of seats
1. Oral Medicine & Radiology 03
2. Public Health dentistry 02
3. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 02
4. Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 06
5. Prosthodontics including Crown & Bridge 02
6. Periodontics 02
7. Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 05

A candidate for admission to the MDS course must have a BDS degree from a college and university recognised by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi, or an equivalent qualification recognised by the Dental Council of India and should have obtained permanent registration with the State Dental Council.

Qualifying Examinations
NEET: He/she should have appeared and qualified in National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). Further details with regard to NEET examination details can be obtained at:

Qualifying Marks
He / She shall have obtained the required percentile marks in the NEET Examination as notified by the authority

Seat Matrix and Tuition Fees
For Academic Year 2023-2024
Total Intake: 22

Admission Process:
All the seats are allotted through the centralized counselling conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority ( KEA). For further details kindly visit

Duration of course:
The Course shall be of three years duration and students are required to be enrolled as full-time candidates.

For further Details with regard to admission, Kindly Visit

  1. RGUHS website :
  2. MDS Course Regulations 2017
  3. NEET Website:

  1. KEA  Website:

  1. Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences : 080-26663654, 7483693035

Documents to be produced at the college at the time of admission

List of documents for MDS Admission, Govt quota/ Private/ Open/ Management seats

Sl no. Document
1. KEA seat allotment Order- Original
2. Acknowledgement card of certificates - Original
3. NEET  Hall ticket and Rank Card - Original
4. Date of Birth Proof  certificate ( Birth Certificate or X Marks Card) - Copy
5. All Marks cards of university examination passed  (I-IV BDS Course) - Original
6. Completion of rotating internship from a recognized College- Original
7. BDS Pass/Degree certificate issued by the University- Original
8. Registration certificate by any State Dental Council- Original
9. Attempt certificate issued by the College Principal- Original
10. Transfer Certificate - Original
11. Migration Certificate (Non-Karnataka students only) - Original
12. Eligibility Certificate obtained from Rajiv Gandhi University, Bangalore (Important) other than students from RGUHS University, Karnataka. - Original
13. Certificate regarding the recognition of previous Dental College, by the Dental Council of India - Original
14. Proof of SC/ST/Category I/OBC (in case of category ) - Copy
15. Service Certificate in case of In-Service candidate - Copy
16. Undertaking of the candidate with witness for fees payment to be given in the prescribed format as fixed by the competent authority
17 Under taking from Govt. quota students for the Govt. conditions (Click to download Template ) Word Link “Template for Compulsory Rural Service Bond Format for non in-service Candidates”)
18. Sponsorship letter in case of NRI students with sponsorer  passport copy
19. Fees payment by Dollars in case of NRI students
20. Pan Card – Copy of  Self / Parent / Guardian
21. Online Affidavit - Anti Ragging bond by student & parent as per DCI  or
22. Aadhar Card of the candidate - Copy
23. Latest pass port size photographs (05 copy) & Stamp Size (05 copy)
24. Filled DSCDS MDS Admission Form

TWO sets of Xerox copies of all original documents along with the Originals and soft copy of all documents in PDF format should be submitted at the time of admission

Download List of Documents to be produced at the time of Admission at the college – Click Here

Download DSCDS MDS Admission form