Army College of Dental Sciences (ACDS), in Secunderabad (Andhra Pradesh), is a pioneer institute of India, providing quality education in dental science.

Army College of Dental Sciences

Army College of Dental Sciences(ACDS), Secunderabad, is a very special college, because it is the only dental college of its kind in the country. The college was established by the sponsorship of Army Welfare Education Society, to provide dental education, mainly for advantage of the children of Army personnel and war widows. ACDS Secunderabad is a non-profit making institute, intended for the benefit of the children of armed forces recruits.

Army College of Dental Sciences aims at imparting a high standard education in dental science, coupled with the improvement of fine ethical temperament in its students. Army College of Dental Sciences has been approved by the Dental Council of India and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. The college is affiliated to NTR University of health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada.

Affiliated to: NTR University of Health Sciences



The college offers the following undergraduate programme:


Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programme:
    MDS (Prosthodontics)


The candidate must have passed in the subjects individually and must have obtained a minimum aggregate 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology, taken together as one and in the same sitting. Candidates who have appeared in the 12th Class or equivalent examination are also provisionally eligible to apply and appear in the Entrance Examination.

Post Graduate:
The person applying should be a graduate in the same field/subject from a recognized university.
Admission Procedure:

Admissions for Bachelor of Dental Surgery will be on inter-se merit of the candidates in the Combined Written Admission Test (C-WAT) entrance test. Remaining seats will be filled by Govt of A.P. through EAMCET.

Entrance Test: EAMCET Exam, CWAT

Post Graduate:
Candidates' admission to this programme is done on the basis of their marks in the qualifying examination.
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  • Internet
  • Boys and Girls Hostels
  • Staff Quarters
  • Guest House
  • Multipurpose Hall     

Contact Address:
Army College of Dental Sciences
Army College of Dental Sciences
ACDS Nagar (Chennapur - CRPF Road)
PO-Jai Jawahar Nagar
Hyderabad - 500 087, Andhra Pradesh
Phone: +91-40-20081759, 20080243
Fax: +91-40-27795517

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