Uttaranchal Dental & Medical Research Institute

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Uttaranchal Dental & Medical Research Institute (UDMRI), Dehradun, Uttarakhand is among the well-known institutes of India. The college offers five years of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree course at the undergraduate level & 3 years of Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) at the post graduate level. Affiliated to Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar the institution is approved by the Dental Council of India (DCI), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and the Government of India.


The Institute imparts BDS (Bachelor in Dental Surgery) & MDS training in accordance with the rules laid down by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi and Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand. The Institute is affiliated to the said university for the purpose of examination and award of B.D.S. & M.D.S. Degree.

Total duration of BDS course is 4 years + one year compulsory internship during this period the professional examinations that is one at the end of each academic year, are conducted by the university. After passing the final professional examination it is compulsory to undergo one-year rotatory internship, Degree will be awarded only after completion of internship. Total duration of MDS course is 3 years[1]


A limited number of seats will be registered in advance every year. The candidate seeking their admission may get their seat registered in advance if he/she fulfills the criteria laid down for admission.[2]

Selection Process[edit]


The required qualification of the applicant is not less than 12th standard of Uttarakhand Board or an equivalent examination of any recognized Board/University with the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology and has obtained minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. All Selections, in the first instance would be provisional to be confirmed after counseling.[3]


The candidates should have completed 17 years of age before 31 December of that commencing session of studies. The candidate should be medically fit.[4] Admissions are done on the basis of candidate’s performance in NEET.

Entrance Test[edit]



  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Cafeteria
  • General & Luxury Hostel
  • Sports
  • Computer Lab
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • Museum
  • Extra Curricular Activities[6]


The library has a seating capacity of 150 and put together are spread over 400sq.mt. This library has a collection of more than 2500 volumes of books. The library ensure provision of all support activities like audio visual room, book bank etc. It has also have subscription to more than 100 journals and magazines of national and international publications. Nearly all the available newspapers are within the easy reach of the students.[7]