Bapuji Dental College in Davanagere/Davangere, Karnataka, is imparting academic excellence in dental science for the past 40 years.

Bapuji Dental College

Bapuji Dental College is a well-known institution in Davangere, Karnataka. The college was incepted in 1979, to bestow quality education in the field of dental science, to the aspiring students. Bapuji Dental College is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Karnataka. With the approval of Dental Council of India (DCI), the college conducts courses in various branches of dental science.
Initially, Bapuji Dental College started with dental education at bachelor’s level and gradually, the college expanded itself and started offering numerous dental courses at post graduate level as well. The college came into existence by the efforts of Bapuji Educational Association, which was formed in 1958. Over the years, the institute has earned the reputation of being one of the best colleges of the state. The college provides all the basic amenities and an excellent batch of faculty members, to its students.

Affiliated to: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences



The college offers the following undergraduate programme:



The college offers the following diploma course:

  • Dental Mechanic
  • Dental Hygienist

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programme:
    MDS (Community Dentistry)
    MDS (Conservative Dentistry)
    MDS (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)
    MDS (Oral Medicine & Radiology)
    MDS (Oral Pathology)
    MDS (Orthodontics)
    MDS (Paedodontics)
    MDS (Periodontics)
    MDS (Prosthodontics)


The applicant should have completed 10+2 or equivalent, with 50% aggregate marks in PCB, from a recognized Board. The SC/ST candidates should have scored at least 40% in aggregate. The candidate should be 17 years old on or before 31st December of the year of admission.

The candidate should have done 10+2 or equivalent, from a recognized Board.

Post Graduate:
The candidate should have completed BDS from a recognized university.
Admission Procedure:

The selection of candidates is based on the marks obtained by them in the entrance test conducted by the Govt. of Karnataka.

Entrance Test: Karnataka CET

Post Graduate:
The admission is based on the performance of the candidate in the entrance test.

Entrance Test: COMEDK PGET

The candidates are selected on the merit basis determined by the marks of their marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Library
  • Canteen
  • Auditorium
  • Laboratories 
  • Lecture Hall
  • Separate Hostel for girls and boys

Contact Address:
Bapuji Dental College
M.C.C. 'B' Block
Near J.J.M. Medical College
Davangere - 577 004, Karnataka
Phone: +91-8192-20575, 20579, 20580
Fax: +91-8192-20578

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