Applications have been invited by Selection Committee, Directorate of Medical Education, Kilpauk, Chennai - 600010 for admission to MDS Course in Tamil Nadu Government Dental College / Self Financing Institutions for the year 2013-2014.


  • Periodontics
  • Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery
  • Conservative Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oral Medicine and Radiology
  • Preventive & Social Dentistry

Eligibility Criteria:
(a) Candidates should be citizens of India and should have undergone BDS courses in the State of Tamil Nadu.

(b) Candidates of Tamil Nadu Nativity who have completed BDS in other states should furnish a Certificate of Nativity in Tamil Nadu issued by the competent authority only in the specified format and supported by a copy of Passport / Ration Card / Voterís ID / Driving License / Permanent Dental Registration Certificate.

Candidates who have passed their BDS Examinations and completed / completing the CRRI period on or before 31-03-2013 are eligible to write the Entrance Examination. However the candidates should possess the permanent Dental Council Registration Certificates of the States or of India at the time of counselling for allotment of seats. The candidates who are undergoing CRRI should submit a self-declaration that their CRRI will be completed on or before 31-03-2013.

Candidates should possess BDS Degree of Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University or of any other University recognized as equivalent to Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University and recognized by the Dental Council of India. Candidates who have qualified from other Universities should produce Eligibility Certificate from Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Guindy, Chennai 600 032 at the time of counselling failing which they will not be considered for selection.

Applications can only be downloaded from the filled application along with necessary enclosures and 3 self-addressed envelopes 23 X 10 cms sent to the Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai -10 before the last date along with a Demand Draft for 2000/- which is non-refundable towards the cost of application form drawn in favour of The Secretary, Selection Committee payable at Chennai.

Important Dates:

  • Last date for downloading: 21.12.2012, 5.00 pm
  • Last date for receipt of application: 22.12.2012 , 5.00 pm
  • Entrance Examination: 27.1.2013 - 10.00 am to 1.00 pm (at Chennai)

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