Himachal Dental College

Under the Auspices of Dr. Puran Chand, Medical Charitable Trust

Landline : +911907267183



Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S) is recognized by Dental council of India and Ministry of health & family welfare, Govt. of India vide notification No. V-1207/15/2000-PMS dated 05.07.05

Course /eligibility and requirements /examination

The course shall be of 5 years with 240 teaching days in each academic year. The candidate must complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission to the BDS course.

The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary examination or the Indian School Certificate examination which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary examination. The student must have obtained 50% marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology and must have qualifying marks in English. For SC, ST or OBC, the minimum marks shall be 40%.

The student shall be allowed to appear in the examination on the following basis:

  • The student must have 75% attendance individually in Theory, Practical’s and Clinical in each year.
  • In case of a subject in which there is no examination at the end of the academic year, the percentage of attendance shall not be less than 70%. However, at the time of appearing for the professional examination in the subject, the aggregate percentage of attendance in the subject should satisfy the above mentioned condition. 
  • Any student, who does not clear the first BDS University Examination in all subjects within 3 years from the date of admission, shall be discharged from the Course.
  • Any candidate who fails in one subject in an examination is permitted to go to the next higher class and appear for the subject and complete it successfully before he / she is permitted to appear for the next higher examination.


First Year 

  • General Human Anatomy including Embryology and.Histology 
  • General Human Physiology and Biochemistry,Nutrition and Dietics 
  • Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral Histology
  • Pre-clinical Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

Second Year

  • General Pathology and Microbiology 
  • General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics 
  • Dental Materials 
  • Pre-clinical Conservative Dentistry 
  • Pre-clinical Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 
  • Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology

Third Year 

  • General Medicine.
  • General Surgery.
  • Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology.
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics.
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Medicine and Radiology
  • Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics
  • Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry
  • Periodontology
  • Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

Fourth Year 

  • Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics 
  • Oral Medicine & Radiology 
  • Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry 
  • Periodontology 
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 
  • Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 
  • Public Health Dentistry


Admission to BDS Course at I.T.S Dental College is completed through a Common Entrance Test NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test ), conducted by the CBSE.