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    Dental surgeons have gradually attained a high status in the medical profession. BDS is a specialised field requiring in-depth knowledge and training in Dentistry.

    What's that?

    The Bachelor of Dental Surgery is a 4-year course followed by a year of residency. Admission to this course is via a competitive examination conducted along with the MBBS entrance examinations. The course offers subjects on all aspects of oral hygiene and care and provides a solid foundation for the prospective dentist.

    Career Prospects

    A Bachelor's degree in dentistry is the minimum qualification required for one to be certified as a practitioner. A qualified BDS can begin his career as an assistant or associate in a private clinic with a view to becoming a partner at a later date. Excellent opportunities for dentists are also available in the dental departments in hospitals as well as teaching in dental colleges.

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