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Panjab University MDS Admission 2018 application, dates, Eligibility


Panjab University MDS Admission 2018

Panjab University MDS Admission 2018 Notification - Panjab University, Chandigarh, DR. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital invites application for admission to MDS Course for the academic session 2018-19


About the P.U. Chandigarh Dental Courses

  • The MHFW, Govt. of India, approves to start six speciality courses at the Panjab University’s Dental Institute
  • Admissions in these 6 new courses will begin from March 2018 and the prospectus-cum-admission forms can be downloaded from the institute’s official website


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Application Procedure

  • Prospectus cum Admission Form is available on the Website of Dr.Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital, Panjab University, Chandigarh i.e. https://dentalsciences.puchd.ac.in/ for viewing/downloading
  • Copy of the Prospectus can also be obtained from the Dental Institute. There is no equity or any rights that are /or deemed to be arising in favour of candidate
  • Changes, if any, in the Schedule / Counseling etc. shall be notified only through website of the Institute i.e. https://dentalsciences.puchd.ac.in
  • No candidate shall be informed individually.
  • Candidates are advised to browse the website regularly for any announcements/changes and the institute shall not be responsible
  • Admission Fee - Rs.1200/-(General Category) Rs.600/- (SC/ST/PwD Category)
  • Fee Mode - Demand Draft in favour of "Registrar, Panjab University, Chandigarh" payable at Chandigarh; no other mode of fee shall be accepted


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Important Dates

Date of availability of Prospectus on Institute Website: 19th March 2018

Last Date for receipt of complete Admission Form along with Annexure in the office: 02nd April 2018 (till 04.00 pm)

Display of Merit List of eligible candidates online/N.B. of the Institute: 06th April 2018

Date of 1st Counselling (Venue: LT-1, Ground Floor of the Institute): 09th April 2018

Last Date of joining the allotted seat after 1st counselling 19th April 2018

Commencement of Academic Session 01st May 2018

Date of 2nd Counseling (Venue: LT-1, Ground Floor of the Institute): 16th May 2018 at 11.00 am

Last Date of Joining the allotted seat after 2nd Counseling: 23rd May 2018

Counseling for leftover seats 28th May 2018

Last date upto which students can be admitted/ join against vacancies arising due to any reason 31st May 2018 till 04.00 pm

Distribution of MDS Seats

  • Admission to First year MDS Course In the following specialties:
  • Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics (03 Seats), Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (02 Seats), Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics (03 Seats), Periodontics (03 Seats), Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge (03 Seats), Oral Pathology (03 Seats)
  • Total - 17 Seats, Gen-09, SC-03, ST-01, BC-01, PwD-01 & Internal Faculty only with BDS qualification* - 02


Eligibility Criteria

  • The admission to MDS course shall be open to candidates who have qualified NEET MDS-2018 and are eligible as per eligibility criteria for NEET-MDS-2018 laid down in Information Bulletin for National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test-MDS for admission to MDS course 2018
  • As per Dental Council of India guidelines, the minimum percentile of marks for eligibility for admission to postgraduate dental courses shall be 50% percentile for General Category candidates, 45% for Person with Disability (PwD) and 40% for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC
  • Counseling/Admission shall be conducted by the Admission Committee constituted by the Panjab University for this purpose
  • Candidates cannot claim a seat/admission on the basis of the NEET-MDS-2018 rank alone
  • The Admission Committee will determine eligibility of a candidate for admission against any Postgraduate seat, as per rules and regulations laid down by the Panjab University & DCI from time to time. The eligibility shall also be based on other documents as specified in the checklist at page No. 13, with the Admission Form
  • Candidates shall attach the self attested downloaded copy of Result Card of NEET MDS-2018
  • The candidate is also required to attach self-attested photocopy of the Admit Card of NEET-MDS-2018 with ADMISSION FORM
  • “5% seats of the annual sanctioned intake capacity shall be filled up by candidates with locomotory disability of lower limbs between 50% to 70%
  • Provided that in case any seat in this 5% quota remains unfilled on account of unavailability of candidates with locomotory disability of lower limbs between 50% to 70% then any such unfiled seat in this 5% quota shall be filled up by persons with locomotory disability of lower limbs between 40% to 50% before they are included in the annual sanctioned seats for General Category candidates


Panjab University, Chandigarh

DR. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Chandigarh, Website https://dentalsciences.puchd.ac.in