GDC Bangalore

Government Dental College

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Government Dental College is situated at Government Dental College, Bangalore in Bengaluru.

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Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  • 5 Years
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery-B.D.S.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care

Government Dental College - GDC Bangalore - GDC

Government Dental College, Bangalore was started in the year 1958. To begin with the Dental college was provided with facilities for an office and lectures at the Bangalore Medical College and the clinical facilities were made available at the Outpatient Department of Victoria Hospital. Dr.V.R. Naidu was the principal, of Dental College, Bangalore. Subsequently Dr.S. Ramachandra (Medical officer at Krishnarajendra Hospital Mysore) who was deputed to Tufts University Dental School U.S.A to obtain D.M.D took over as the full time principal of the college.Due to his untiring and mammoth efforts the College building construction started and when the ground floor was completed in 1962 the clinics and lecture classes started in this new building. In the year 1964 Dr. Sushila Nayar, Union Health Minister inaugurated the College.In 1958 ten students were admitted to the first batch with only one full time Professor Cum Principal and few part time teachers constituted Dental College Staff, while Medical College Staff taught the preclinical and clinical medical subjects.In 1963 the first batch of four new dental graduates emerged who were inducted in to teaching in the college and by then the college had reasonable strength of staff possessing medical and dental qualifications.With continuous effort of Dr.S.Ramachandra and other staff the average number of 100 out patient a day in 1960-61 increased to more than 700 a day.In the year 1965 the first Postgraduate course in Orthodontia was started followed by Periodontia and Oral Surgery in 1967, Oral medicine, Preventive and Social dentistry in 1973-74 and Conservative dentistry in 1977, which were given the due recognition by the Dental Council of India.

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The college’s infrastructure is well furnished with all modern facilities.



4 Type Courses Available

  • 1 UG Courses
  • 1 PG Courses
  • 2 Diploma Courses

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At Government Dental College (GDC) the students are endowed with all convenient amenities that make their life 'go easy'  in college hours, alongside make learning more interesting. Some of the facilities include well ventilated classrooms, recreational areas, hostel  facility for boys and girls, indoor and outdoor games, stocked library, seamless internet/wifi connectivity, medical facilities etc.


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