|City||Patiala, Punjab, India|
|Affiliated to||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS) Faridkot|
Guru Nanak Dev Dental College Research Institute, Patiala was established in the year 1996, Guru Nanak Dev Dental College Research Institute, Patiala is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS) Faridkot
Sh. Bhagwan Dass Arora Ex. Minister Punjab who had strong belief, dedication and determination to serve the sick and to do emorable service to the cause of the medical education, conceived an idea of starting a Dental College and Hospital at Sunam for
imparting dental education and providing much needed dental care to the people of this backward area.
On 4th August 1996, Sh. Bhagwan Dass Arora along with Sh. Ashok Bansal Advocate and Dr. Vikram Sharma formed a trust in the name of Bhagwan Dass Arora Charitable Trust and decided to set up a Dental College in the name of Guru Nanak Dev Dental College & Research Institute at Sunam. The Trust got essentiality Certificate from Punjab Government to start the Dental College. College got affiliation from Punjabi University, Patiala and now is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. The Government of India, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare granted approval to start a Dental College with sixty (60) admissions per year on 4th September, 1997. The college got permanent recognition from Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Govt. of India
vide letter no. V. 12018/31/2001-PMS Dated 28.12.2001.
This is a big achievement for the college to get recognized in the shortest possible period which has been achieved by only a few dental colleges in the country. The admission capacity has been increased from 60 to 100 from Academic Session 2004-05 by
Govt. of India, New Delhi vide letter no. 12017/21/2004/PMS dated 20.09.2004 and now the college is recognized for 100 seats in BDS Course.
All admissions to MDS Courses were made on the basis of merit of PGET conducted by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. Govt. of India Ministry of Health & Family Welfare New Delhi has already recognized MDS courses in seven specialties. There is no other institute in the state having MDS Course in 7 specialties. The Unique feature of this college is starting MDS Courses in Oral Medicine & Radiology & Orthodontics in the state of Punjab. This speaks about the progress and facilities available in the college. This has been possible with the total dedication of the management and staff of the college.
This is the only college in the State of Punjab which has the distinction of starting Dental Mechanic & Dental Hygienist courses with 20 seats in each course in 2005.
The institute has achieved distinction of being one of the best institutes in the country in regard to land, building, infrastructure, equipment and above all the best senior teaching faculty mostly from well established Dental & Medical colleges of Punjab. The college is housed in about 17 acres of land and has a beautiful four storied building having covered area of over 1.50 Lac Sq. Ft. located on Patiala-Bathinda Road, Sunam (Pb.) in lush green& peaceful surroundings. More than 70000Sq. area has been added for the college to increase the scope of departments. Two new blocks in both the hostels has been constructed, to accommodate more number of students and to provide individual rooms with attached bathrooms & small kitchnet to MDS students.
The Campus has been provided with wi-fi system and students are being given compulsory training. The teachers, staff and students have easy access to internet facilities. The college has modern E-Library, E-Journals with seating capacity for over 150
undergraduate students, 50 Post graduate students and teaching faculty members. The library has over 3400 books and is subscribing over 50 National & International Journals. The library also has latest Audio Visual Aids like over head projectors, LCD projectors, slide projectors, Photostat machine and computers with internet Broadband facilities. The institute has Administrative Block, separate OPDs for different dental departments, State of Art operation theatre with modern facilities, Dental indoor wards for
post operative care of Maxillofacial surgery cases, a big auditorium, independent water works, two big generators for 24 hours uninterrupted power supply, a canteen, STD-PCO, full fledged security setup and well manned Maintenance dept.
Guru Nanak Dev Dental College & Research Institute
Patiala - Bathinda Road,
India - 148 028
Telephone : 91-1676-22480, 06
Fax : 91-1676-224804
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Guru Nanak Dev Dental College Research Institute, Patiala is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS) Faridkot.
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Guru Nanak Dev Dental College Research Institute, Patiala