- The eligibility criteria for Admission to MDS courses as per MDS Course Regulations
2017 notified by Dental Council of India with prior approval of MoHFW is as follows :
A candidate for admission to the Master in Dental Surgery course, must possess a
recognised degree of Bachelor in Dental Surgery awarded by a university or institutea
in India and registered with the State Dental Council and has obtained provisional or
permanent registration and has undergone compulsory rotatory internship of a year in
an approved/recognised dental college.
- A candidate who after passing the final qualifying examination (BDS or the foreign dental
degree recognized by GOI/DCI), is undergoing 12-month compulsory rotatory
internship/ practical training and is likely to complete the same by 31st March 2018 can
take up this examination, but he/she shall not be eligible for admission unless he/she has
completed the compulsory rotatory internship and obtained provisional or permanent
registration on or before 31st March 2018 or the candidate produces a certificate from
the head of Institution that he/she will be completing internship by 31st March 2018.