Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College & Hospital
The VS Dental College & Hospital (VSDC&H) was established in the year 1986 which was affiliated with Bangalore University.
The Institution started its first batch with 52 students and the current intake for BDS is 100. The Institution is presently affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka. The MDS courses started in the year 2001-02 with the present intake of 38 seats.
PG Diploma courses and certificate courses in the subject of Esthetic Dentistry and Implantology in the year 2009-10.
“To be one among the Nation’s premier Institutions by imbibing excellence in oral health education, research, and innovative health care practices.”
To develop excellent dental professionals through quality dental education.
To promote innovative teaching practices.
To prepare dental students to enter into efficient dental practice, advanced dental education & community services.
Develop dentists with profound integrity and ethical character to every endeavor.
The focal point of comprehensive oral health care.
Promote oral health and scientific research.
Support and develop advanced and technological innovations in dentistry.
Promote oral health outreach programmes to underserved rural and urban population of the society & to achieve extraordinary global reach for health care through quality education to national and international dental students.
To make a difference in the community by transforming education through green dentistry.
Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College & Hospital is located in the heart of the city close to Central Railway and Bus Station. Occupying nearly 1,20,000 sq.ft. V.S. Dental College was affiliated with Bangalore University and now is affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka. The College got its recognition from D.C.I. in the year 1992. Dental Council of India has permitted Post Graduate Studies in the year 2001 in all the specialties Dentistry. The Institution offers research programmes (Ph.D.) in the subject of Department of Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge, Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, Department of Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Department Of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, certificate courses in Esthetic Dentistry and Implantology. Today V.S. Dental College and Hospital is one of the most sought-after institutions in India both for undergraduate and postgraduate admissions.
Clinics and laboratories are well equipped with state of the art equipment. Training in medical subjects is imparted at KIMS Campus, with a good inflow of patients (300 – 500 patients), excellent clinical training is rendered to students Banashankari.