M. D. S.: Master of Dental Surgery Admission 2018: Eligibility, Institutes, Jobs, Application Forms

Fill Master of Dental Surgery (M. D. S.) Course Application Form 2018

Master of Dental Surgery is the postgraduate program in the discipline of Dentistry. It is also commonly called as MDS. It is the course which deals with the diagnosis of the diseases of the teeth and their treatment.The duration of the program is 3 years.  But for some of the candidates, the course is for 2 years. These are those candidates who have completed the Post Graduate Diploma course of 2 years by DCI.

The DCI is the Dental Council of India. It is the authoritative and regulatory body for the Dental Courses in India. There are branches in MDS. These are as follows:

  • Oral Medicine and Radiology
  • Oral Pathology
  • Periodontics
  • Pedodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics


The basic eligibility criteria for the admission in MDS is that the candidates must have completed the course of BDS. They should have to get the degree of BDS from the institution which is recognized by DCI.  The minimum age for the admission in the course is 21 years. They should also get the pass in the entrance test for the admission in the course of MDS. Candidates suffering from any of the contagious diseases are not eligible for the admission in MDS course.

Application Form 2018- Master of Dental Surgery Course Programs

To get appear in the entrance exam of MDS, candidates are required to fill the application form. They have to fill and submit the application for before on the last date. The application form must be filled completely. INcomplete application will be rejected. Therefore, before submitting the application form, candidates must check the application form.

List of Top Colleges

  • Guru Nanak Institute of Dental Science and Research, Kolkata
  • Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Bharathi Vidyapeeth Dental College and Hospital
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Job Opportunities

There are lots of opportunities for the candidates after completing the course of MDS. They can work as dental surgeon and dentists. They can find good opportunities in Dental Laboratories, Military Services, Hospitals and Dental Colleges. They can work as

  • FOrensics and Oral Pathologists
  • Professors
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Ceramist
  • Dental Lab Technician
  • Dental Assistant
  • Medical Representative
  • Dental Surgeon
  • Private Practitioner


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