PU Chandigarh’s Dental Institute Starts MDS Course

We bring a good news to all the aspiring dentists of Chandigarh as they can now take admissions in MDS courses at PU Dental Institute starting this year.

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, approves to start six speciality courses at the Panjab University’s Dental Institute. The admissions in these 6 new courses will begin from April and the prospectus-cum-admission forms can be downloaded from the institute’s official website.

The 6 specialities courses to start in PU dental

  • Periodontology
  • Prosthodontics and crown and bridges
  • Oorthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Oral pathology and microbiology
  • Conservative dentistry and endodontic

Seats availability for MDS courses @ PU Dental Institute

As per the sources, for five courses i.e  Periodontology, Oorthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, Prosthodontics and crown and bridges, Conservative dentistry and endodontic and Oral pathology and microbiology there will be 3 seats each while for one course i.e Oral and maxillofacial surgery there will only 2 seats available for the students.

Earlier, inspite of writing to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare several times to begin courses postgraduate courses in six streams, the Masters course for Dental Institute PU for the session 2016-17 had got disaffiliated.  But now, the ministry has directed Dr Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Panjab University, to begin with the admission process for the upcoming sessions of the new implemented courses.

More about the PU Dental Institute’s MDS course 

Each seat of all new six postgraduation courses at PU Dental Institute has been estimated as Rs4.5 lakh, which comes out to Rs 68 lakh annually. The cost incurred from these courses will finally result in the whopping revenue earning of Rs 2 crore by PU.

Well, if you are planning to pursue master in dental surgery, then you need not have to move to any other city now, as PU Dental Institute will suffice to your academic and professional needs here in the city itself.

Stay tuned for more updates on admission forms and prospectus of the dental course at PU.


Yamini S. Verma

A dreamer and a go-getter, this is how she defines herself. With seven- plus years of experience in Journalism, Yamini has worked with various publications in print and online. With an inclination towards photography, she dreams to go on around the world tour someday and capture the beauty of nature through her lens. You can write to her at hello@chandigarhmetro.com
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