Maratha Mandal Dental College in Belgaum was instituted and is managed by the Maratha Mandal Trust that was formed in the 1930s. The trust runs more than 75 educational institutions in the country and has a great reputation. The trust has a noble mission – spreading heath care services to rural areas and to achieve excellence in oral and health care. The Maratha Mandal Dental College has a variety of good lab equipments that are state of the art and thus helps the students learn and practise dentistry with the latest and modern equipments.
Admissions to Maratha Mandal Dental College are sought by students in the Belgaum region and those from within various other parts of Karnataka and even other states. The fee structure of Maratha Mandal Dental College is similar to that of other colleges affiliated to the RGUHS and is on par with the norms laid down by the university.