School of Dental Sciences

School of Dental Sciences

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          Welcome to School of Dental Sciences, Chitwan Medical College and Teaching Hospital, Chitwan, Nepal.

 

About Us:

          SODS is a dental institution, affiliated to Tribhuwan University. Started in the year 2011, the institution have been providing BDS degree. The college is situated at Bharatpur in Chitwan district of Nepal.

          The institution believes in educating the students to develop a good relationship between patient and doctor, efficiently manage a dental office and design a good treatment plan.

          The college has capable and highly professional faculties. There are 9 different departments. Each department is spaciously designed, organized and has all the infrastructural facilities, equipments and manpower to ensure optimum efficiency.

 

Courses Offered:

  • BDS

This program is a five and a half-year (5½ year) course, with four and a half years of study followed by a year of compulsory internship, which prepares students for patient-oriented dental practice and emphasizes prevention and early detection of dental disease.

GOALS OF THE PROGRAM

The goal of the BDS curriculum is to produce a caring, knowledgeable, competent and skillful dentist who can:

  • accept professional responsibility for the effective and safe care of patient
  • appreciate the need for continuing professional development
  • adapt to and utilize advances in relevant knowledge and techniques
  • understand the role of patients in decision making

 

INTERNSHIP

The internship will commence after the students pass the final board examination held after 4½ year of course conducted by IOM/TU and acquire the provisional registration number from Nepal Medical Council.

 

During Internship, the students will undergo rotations as follows:

 

DEPARTMENT

DURATION OF POSTING

Oral Medicine & Radiology

1 MONTH

Paedodontics

1 MONTH

Orthodontics

1 MONTH

Community Dentistry

1 MONTH

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

2 MONTHS

Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics      

2 MONTHS

Periodontics

2 MONTHS

Prosthodontics

2 MONTHS

 

Internship Log Book is to be maintained for each clinical posting and has to be duly signed by the respective faculties and Heads of the Departments. Subsequent to this, the Interns will be provided an Internship Completion Certificate issued by CMC.

After completion of a minimum of 6 months of Internship, the students are eligible to appear for NMC License Examination.  Subsequent to passing NMC License Examination and completion of Internship, the Interns are eligible for Temporary Registration Number from Nepal Medical Council.

For details, please see the attachment

 

 

 

 

ADMISSION:

Undergraduate – BDS

          The institution is recognized by the Nepal Medical Council.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Candidate should have completed 10+2 or intermediate of science or equivalent course with English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry as major subjects securing at least 50 per cent marks in each subject and in aggregate from a recognized college.

Candidate (both Nepalese and foreign nationals) must have passed the entrance exam set by Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the same year candidate is seeking admission in.

CANDIDATE SELECTION PROCESS

Eligible candidates should appear for the entrance exam conducted by IOM, Exam section and the merit list will be published based on the marks secured in the entrance examination. The candidate selection and admission will then be done following the guidelines set by IOM (on merit basis and post-counseling sessions held by IOM).

Please check notices on website of IOM (www.iom.edu.np) for regular updates

 

ADMISSION PROCEDURE

After fulfilling the aforementioned criteria, students have to visit CMC College along with the guardians and have to present the original copies of all the academic certificates. Thereafter, students have to fill up necessary documents and agreement papers as per the rules and requirements of CMC.

MEDICAL FITNESS

Successful candidates will have to undergo medical test by a Medical Board constituted by the College and must be declared fit for final admission.

 

TUITION FEES

 

As per TU rules - SCHOLARSHIP

There are limited numbers of scholarship seats available every year for this program for the deserving students (10% of the total approved seats for the academic year). The candidates, who study under scholarship scheme, are finalized during counseling sessions held by IOM. For further details regarding the counseling sessions, please check the website of IOM regularly.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Please contact CMC Administration, Kailashnagar for further details

Phone no. +977 56520172