KLE VK Institute of Dental Sciences Courses:
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
KLE VK Institute of Dental Sciences Courses includes the Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S) is a five-year course, with four years of study followed by a year of compulsory internship. It prepares students for patient-oriented dental practice and emphasizes prevention and early detection of dental disease. The first two years are the pre-clinical years comprising the study of basic medical sciences and the development of basic clinical skills on patient simulated models. The next two years are clinical years wherein students are exposed to the clinical environment and treatment of patients. The curriculum is designed to develop a spirit of inquiry among students that lead them to seek better ways to promote and preserve oral and general health. The primary goal of our institution is to educate dentists who are well grounded in the basic medical sciences, skilled in the exercise of clinical care. Also, they are sensitive to the needs of their patients. To this end, the curriculum combines coursework, and a series of planned, practical learning experiences in dental clinics of our college and medical hospitals outside the dental institution.
The aims of the Dental course are to educate to safely practice dentistry in a training environment appropriate to their professional aspirations. They should be able to combine and use knowledge, skills, and judgment and have appropriate attitudes to deliver a high standard of professional care.
Master of Dental Surgery – MDS
Obtaining eligibility certificate from KLE VK Institute of Dental Sciences Courses, Belgaum, before taking admission (In respect of B.D.S. Candidates who have passed from other than Karnataka University)
No candidate shall be admitted for post Graduate course unless the candidate obtains & produces the eligibility certificate issued by the University. Candidate should obtain the eligibility certificate well before the last date for admission as notified by the University. The candidate shall approach KLE University, Belgaum, with relevant documents & prescribed fees for eligibility.
|Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology|
|Department of Public Health Dentistry|
|Department of Periodontics|
|Department of Prosthodontics|
|Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics|
|Department of Orthodontics And Dentofacial Orthopedics|
|Department of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry|
|Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology|
- Perio-Esthetic & Periodontal Plastic Surgery B.D.S./ MDS degree holders (recognized by DCI.)
- Advanced Orthodontic Appliances & Maxillofacial Prosthesis
- Oral & Maxillofacial Implantology BDS /MDS (Any specialization)
- Excellence in Esthetic B.D.S/ MDS degree holders
- Finishing School in Dentistry House Surgeons(Dental), BDS & MDS
- Fundamentals of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Dental Research
Candidate should have completed BDS/MDS in any specialty.