Government Dental College, Kozhikode

 
Government Dental College, Kozhikode
City Kozhikode, Kerala, India
Established 1969
Phone +91 495 2356781
Fax +91 495 2356781
Email [email protected]
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Government Dental College, Kozhikode was established in the year 1969,

Admission Notices

    The Government Dental College, Kozhikode is the second Dental College to be established in the state. It was started as a small department of Dentistry at Calicut Medical College in the year 1969. It was further expanded as a Dental wing with four specialties in 1974. In 1981 the Government decided to upgrade the wing to a full fledged Dental College. The B.D.S.Course was started with thirty students in the year 1982. Dr. B.R.R. Varma, Prof. of Periodontics, Dental College, and Trivandrum was appointed as the special Officer for this College. The College was shifted form Medical College building to the present six storied building in 1984.

    In 1986, the first B.D.S students graduated from this institution. Compulsory internship programme was initiated in 1986. Recognition of B.D.S Degree of University of Calicut was granted from September 1986 onwards. In 1996, the number of B.D.S seats was increased from thirty to forty. From 1988 the duration of the B.D.S course enhanced from four years to four and half years. In the year 1992, postgraduate course in the specialty of oral & maxillofacial surgery was started with an annual intake of two students. Postgraduate courses in the specialties of orthodontics & prosthodontics were started in 1994. In 1999, postgraduate courses were also started in oral pathology, conservative dentistry & periodontics. Sanction for starting postgraduate courses in the specialties of oral medicine & radiology and paedodontics has been granted by University of Calicut, government of Kerala and the DCI.

    In 1996 the dental college was given independent status with its on principal and complete office setup. Full administrative powers were delegated only in 2001.

    Government Dental College, Calicut is now celebrating its 25th years of excellence. Classes for basic medical subjects are being conducted in the respective departments of the medical college, Calicut. Eight Dental specialties are functioning in the Dental College, giving competent services to the public at large.
    Our Mission

    To educate and generate dental graduates and specialists to meet high international standards.
    To provide high quality of dental care with modern facilities and technology to the public.
    To be the research center for dental innovations and public dental health care services.

    Govt. Dental College
    Kozhikode - 673008
    Kerala,
    India.

    Telephone - +91 495 2356781

    Fax - +91 495 2356781

    email - [email protected]

    http://www.gdccalicut.ac.in

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.

    Bachelors Degree Courses

    Bachelor of Dental Mechanic (BDM)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers Full Time Bachelors Degree in OBD Bachelor of Dental Mechanic (BDM)

    View Details Duration: 3 Year    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Bachelors Degree

    Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers 4 Years Full Time Bachelors Degree in OBD Bachelor of Dental Surgery

    View Details Duration: 4 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Bachelors Degree

    Masters Degree Courses

    Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Dental Surgery (MDS Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in OMD Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (MDS)

    View Details Duration: 3 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Dental Surgery (MDS Orthodontics)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in OMD MDS - Orthodontics

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Science (MSc Microbiology)

    Government Dental College, Kozhikode offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.Sc Microbiology

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree
     
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      Government Dental College, Kozhikode

      Alumni
      Generations of past students, both male and female, are proud to be known and enjoy maintaining their connection with the college and each other. Please write to [email protected] with link of existing almuni group, or request for creation of group.