University College of Medicine & Dentistry is a private Sector University that is offering the MDS program in four Clinical disciplines of dentistry.
It is a full time 4 years structured program with an aim to produce clinicians, academicians, and researchers. As part of their learning process, they are taught the Basic Sciences, research methodologies, and comprehensive management of the routine and specialty patients.
At the end of each year, there is a comprehensive assessment based on the learning objectives of each year and it is mandatory to clear with the percentage of sixty percent in order to continue the studies for the next year. In case of failure to achieve the minimum prerequisites, there is no supplementary or remedial examination for each year’s professional examination.
Seventy-five percent attendance in all subjects theory/practical is an eligibility criterion to sit for the annual examinations. A logbook duly signed by the supervisors for each year is required to be submitted upon completion of the relevant and specified number of clinical procedures.
The research proposal is expected to be submitted before intermediate course assessment (taken after two years of study), and the topic of research duly approved by an ethical committee. The original research in the form of a thesis, assessed by board of local and international examiners is required to be submitted, six months prior to taking the final examination.
Passing of entry test and a structured interview in addition to other requirements is mandatory to enter in any of the following programs:
• Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
• Operative Dentistry
Program Duration: 4 Year
Location: Defence Road Campus, Lahore.
Recognized By: Pakistan Medical & Dental Council
BDS, One Year House Job
• Entry test and Interview
• Personal statement about future plan (100-150 words)
• Experience in Speciality
• Research Proposal
• Published Articles