A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore

The A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences was founded in the year 1985 by the Nitte Education Trust. It is the constituent institute of NITTE University and is recognized by the Dental Council of India (DCI), New Delhi.

The institute is among the better equipped dental colleges in the country.


All departments have state-of-the-art diagnostic and research equipment’s. The Institute’s commitment to maintaining the highest standards pervades all aspects of dentistry irrespective of cost or effort involved. The Institute constantly strives to upgrade its capabilities by participating in exchange programmes with national and international institutions.

The institute provides facilities like, laboratory, library, banking, computer labs, separate hostel for boys and girls and many more.

Courses Offered:


The college offers BDS course of 5 years with an intake of 100 seats per year.


The college offers MDS course with an intake of 49 seats per year.

  • Prosthetics with Crown and Bridge, Implantology: 09 seats
  • Oral Medicine and Radiology: 02 seats
  • Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics: 08 seats
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: 08 seats
  • Periodontics: 05 seats
  • Orthodontics and Dentofacialorthopaedics: 09 seats
  • Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry: 06 seats
  • Oral Pathology and Microbiology: 02 seats

Admission Procedure:

  • The admission to the UG and PG courses would be done through the NITTE University entrance exam.
  • Admission under NRI category is based on merit in the qualifying examination taking into consideration, marks secured in the core subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology at the 10+2 level.

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