About Chettinad Dental College

Chettinad Dental College and Research ( NAAC Accredited “A” grade institution) being a global centre of excellence in education and research, teaching health care, and service to the community was created in 2007 by the eminent organization, Raja Sir MuthaiahChettiar Charitable trust. The institute is a post-graduate college with 23 seats in MDS and 100 undergraduate students, associated with Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR medical university, Chennai and recognized by the Dental council of India.

Courses offered

The Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram offers a wide range of courses to students. The college offers BDS (5 Year including one year Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship) course.

BDS is a 5-year full-time course that includes one year compulsory rotatory resident internship. It is the first dental degree in India and is recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO). The course prepares students for general practice dentistry, dental surgery, and research in oral health.

For Admissions 2021-22


    Admission difficulty

    Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute offers 100 seats for MDS and BDS courses. The admission difficulty is low in this institution because the number of seats are limited and it has been recognized by the government of India.

    Students who are aspiring for admission should prepare well before applying.The admission process forDental  colleges in India is long and complicated.

    It begins with submitting an application form, followed by a personal interview conducted by the college’s selection committee.

    The admission process is highly competitive with an entrance test that can be taken only once every few years, and an extensive application process that includes an interview and a personal statement.

    Facilities available

    Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute is one of the best dental colleges in India. It has a wide range of facilities that are available to its students.
    The campus is located on 9 acres of land with ample space for sports, games, and other recreational activities. The college has a swimming pool and a boys hostel that provides free food and accommodation to the students.
    The college offers excellence in learning, teaching, research and dental care to its students.

    Advantages of studying in this college

    The college has an international standard infrastructure that includes state-of-the-art laboratories, library, and classrooms. The college also offers a wide range of career opportunities for its graduates.

    It has a number of advantages for students.

    1) Excellent infrastructure with latest technology to provide quality care to patients

    2) Dedicated faculty members with more than 10 years experience in teaching

    3) Medical insurance for students and their dependents

    4) Scholarships for poor students


    Campus Placement

    Campus Placement is the process of finding a suitable place for a student to study in. It is also known as college placement, university placement, and university admission.

    Campus Placement at the Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute is one of the most reputed services they offer. Students from all over India have benefited from their services.

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