9372261584@Direct admission for Oral Pathology & Microbiology

9372261584@Direct admission for Oral Pathology & Microbiology

MDS in Oral Pathology is a postgraduate course involving different disciplines of dentistry. Candidates aspiring for admission to the course need to have a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Sciences from a recognized university in order to be eligible for this course. MDS in Oral Pathology & Microbiology is the science of dentistry that explores on an advanced level, the nature, characteristics, cause, effects and diagnoses of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial regions and study of the immune system, facilitating appropriate treatment of the same. The course aims to provide competence to students in dealing with the nature of oral diseases, their causes and effects.

M.D.S is a 3- year program consisting of almost nine specialty disciplines. The course follows an annual system. The mode of admission is a relevant entrance examination conducted at the State, university, or national level.

The annual fees charged in India for the course varies between private and government institutes. However, on an average, the fees for the entire course ranges between INR 10 and 25 Lacs.

Successful postgraduates of this career- oriented course, can find lucrative employment opportunities in dental departments of hospitals, dental clinics, research centers, and educational institutions in capacities such as Dentists, Dental Researchers, Dental Teachers etc.

Fresh postgraduates of the course in India are offered an average annual salary ranging between INR 3 and 10 Lacs, increasing with experience.

MDS in Oral Pathology: Course Highlights

Tabulated below are some of the major highlights of the course.

Course Level Post Graduate
Duration 3 years
Examination Type Year- wise
Eligibility Bachelor of Dental Science from a recognized university
Admission Process Based on counselling after clearing Entrance Tests (AIIMSNEET, etc.)
Course Fee INR 10 to 25 Lacs p.a.
Average Starting salary INR 3 to 10 Lacs p.a.
Top Recruiting Companies Apollo Hospital, Ganga Hospital, UPSC, and AIIMS

MDS in Oral Pathology: Course Objectives

Listed below are some of the major course objectives.

  • To provide a globally relevant education exposure to the latest developments in contemporary healthcare and the health and fitness industry
  • To provide exposure to world- class simulation technologies.

Top Institutes Offering MD in Oral Pathology

Listed below are some of the best institutes in India that offer MD in Oral Pathology:

Name of Institute City  Average Fees
Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences Bangalore INR 50,000 (course)
Manipal University Manipal INR 4 Lacs (course)
PDM UNIVERSITY Haryana INR 4 Lacs (course)
Sharda University Thrissur INR 8.4 Lacs (course)
Paravara Institute of Medical Sciences Ahmednagar INR 8 Lacs (course)
Ramaiah University Bangalore INR 8.5 Lacs (course)