(Recognized by DCI & Govt. of India)


At the completion of the undergraduate training programme the graduates shall be competent in the following;

General Skills
  • Apply knowledge & skills in day to day practice.
  • Apply principles of ethics.
  • Analyze the outcome of treatment.
  • Evaluate the scientific literature and information to decide the treatment.
  • Participate and involve in professional bodies.
  • Self assessment & willingness to update the knowledge & skills from time to time.
  • Involvement in simple research projects.
  • Minimum computer proficiency to enhance knowledge and skills.
  • Refer patients for consultation and specialized treatment.
  • Basic study of forensic odontology and geriatric dental problems.
Practice Management
  • Evaluate practice location, population dynamics & reimbursement mechanism.
  • Co-ordinate & supervise the activities of allied dental health personnel.
  • Maintain all records.
  • Implement & monitor infection control and environmental safety programs.
  • Practice within the scope of one’s competence.
Communication & Community Resources
  • Assess patients goals, values and concerns to establish rapport and guide patient care.
  • Able to communicate freely, orally and in writing with all concerned.
  • Participate in improving the oral health of the individuals through community activities.
Patient Care – Diagnosis
  • Obtaining patient’s history in a methodical way.
  • Performing thorough clinical examination.
  • Selection and interpretation of clinical, radiological and other diagnostic information.
  • Obtaining appropriate consultation.
  • Arriving at provisional, differential and final diagnosis.
Patient Care – Treatment Planning
  • Integrate multiple disciplines into an individual comprehensive sequence treatment plan using diagnostic and prognostic information.
  • Able to order appropriate investigations.
Patient Care – Treatment
  • Recognition and initial management of medical emergencies that may occur during Dental treatment.
  • Perform basic cardiac life support.
  • Management of pain including post operative.
  • Administration of all forms of local anaesthesia.
  • Administration of intra muscular and venous injections.
  • Prescription of drugs, pre operative, prophylactic and therapeutic requirements.
  • Uncomplicated extraction of teeth.
  • Transalveolar extractions and removal of simple impacted teeth.
  • Minor oral surgical procedures.
  • Management of Oro-facial infections.
  • Simple orthodontic appliance therapy.
  • Taking, processing and interpretation of various types of intra oral radiographs.
  • Various kinds of restorative procedures using different materials available.
  • Simple endodontic procedures.
  • Removable and fixed prosthodontics.
  • Various kinds of periodontal therapy.