Admission Notification for MDS Entrance Examination 2018

Applications are invited in the prescribed form through online mode only for All India Post‐Graduate Dental (MDS)Entrance Examination ‐ 2015 for admission against 50% All India Quota in various Postgraduate (MDS) courses in Dental Colleges in the country. -:

Eligibility Criteria

Only Indian nationals possessing BDS degree from a recognized Dental College or a foreign degree included in the schedules of the Indian Dental Council Act, 1956 and full registration either from the Dental Council of India or State Dental Council after completing the compulsory rotating internship and should complete the required period of 12 months pre‐registration internship from a recognized Hospital on or before 31st March, 2015.

The condition of one year Compulsory Rotating Internship is not applicable to those candidate who had passed their final BDS Exam on or before 1988 and hold a BDS Degree from a Dental College recognized by the Dental Council of India and have obtained provisional or permanent registration from any of the State Dental Councils

However, a candidate who, after passing the final qualifying exam (BDS or the foreign dental degree recognized by GOI/DCI), is undergoing 12‐month compulsory rotating internship/practical training and is likely to complete the same by 31st March 2015 can take up this examination, but he/she shall not be eligible for admission unless he/she has completed the compulsory rotating internship and obtained provisional or permanent registration on or before 31st March 2015 or the candidate produces a certificate from the head of Institution that he/she will be completing internship by 31st March 2015

Syllabus AIPGDEE ‐ 2018

The syllabus for the All India Post Graduate Dental Entrance Exam for admission to the MDS courses shall be that of BDS standard and shall cover all the subjects/syllabus taught during the BDS course as prescribed in the DCI Revised BDS Course Regulations, 2007 as amended from time to time.

 There will be only one paper of 3 hours duration (10.00 a.m. to 01.00 p.m.) containing 200 MCQs consisting of Basic Sciences, Para‐Clinical and Clinical subjects.

There will be only one paper of 3 hours duration (10.00 a.m. to 01.00 p.m.) containing 200 MCQs consisting of Basic Sciences, Para‐Clinical and Clinical subjects.

The questions will be single answer objective type. Each answer with correct answer shall be awarded four marks. One mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. Zero mark will be given for the questions not answered.

More than one answer indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect answer and will be negatively marked.

This Scheme shall be applicable to the 50% seats dental college included in (Appendix‐VI & VIII) These dental colleges shall not hereafter conduct their own competitive entrance exam for admission in MDS Courses