The BDS course offered by Amrita School of Dentistry commenced in September 2003 and was inaugurated by Smt. Sushma Swaraj, the then Minister for Health and Family Welfare of the Government of India.
The School is housed in a self - contained four - storey building, having a built - up area of 154,000 sq. ft., and is one of the biggest dental colleges in Asia.
The building includes pre - clinical dental laboratories, lecture halls, conference center, faculty members offices, administrative offices, clinical treatment areas, small group discussion areas, research labs and library.
A State of the art advanced dental care clinic provides exclusive specialist care.
The School of Dentistry offers B. D. S. (Bachelor of Dental Surgery), the professionally accredited degree aiming at developing students' clinical skills under cltose supervision and mentoring of faculy members. The School also offers Diploma in Dental Mechanics which is a two-year course after +2. The course is very demanding and remunerative.
The School offers M. D. S. in specializations such as Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Medicine & Radiology, Oral Pathology & Microbiology, Ortho Dontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Pedodontics & Preventive Detistry, Periodontology, Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge and Public Health Dentistry.
Dr. Balagopal Varma R.
Head of Department, School of Dentistry
Amrita School of Dentistry amalgamates dental education with value-based education. This is what makes our Dental School different from other institutions. In a very short span Amrita School of Dentistry was listed among the first few dental institutions in the country. Our institution has been very active in research and publications. The culture of research is inculcated during the undergraduate training program onwards.
The faculty, well-known and highly respected in their respective academic fraternities, is really what distinguishes School of Dentistry.The Faculty of the School of Dentistry aims to provide leadership, an enriching educational environment and to strive for excellence in undergraduate, graduate and continuing dental education and in scholarly activities related to research and clinical care...
The departments at the Amrita School of Dentistry are committed to developing challenging curricula and providing students with the resources and support to learn best practices, develop new skills, and contribute to progress in their specialization. The School of Dentistry is categorized into nine departments such as Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology & Microbiology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery...
Many of our students are recognized through awards, fellowships and scholarships for their contribution to the medical field. Innovative learning, research, and clinical experiences are provided for students during the academic year. The Dental School seeks to provide top quality affordable, comprehensive education in oral and craniofacial care. The School ensures that students pursue an integrated educational