How can I get government job after BDS?

How can I get government job after BDS?


  1. Army Dental Corps.
  2. Territorial Officer in Indian Army.
  3. Joining Indian Navy & Airforce as a contractual dental officer.
  4. UPSC Exams with a chance to join the Indian Civil Service ( IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS, etc.)
  5. State Govt.
  6. Joining Indian Railway as a Dentist.

What is the highest degree in dentistry?

The DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) and DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine) are the same degrees. They are awarded upon graduation from dental school to become a General Dentist. The majority of dental schools award the DDS degree; however, some award a DMD degree.

Is Dentistry a master’s degree?

The Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) and Master of Dental Science (MDS) programs provide advanced academic training for those students who want to broaden their understanding of biological sciences.

Is BDS a professional degree?

BDS is one of the most popular and designated degree of dentists (doctors). The BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) is the only educational and professional programme of dental surgery in India. In the medical educational field, it is the second choice of the students after the MBBS course.

Can PhD be done after BDS?

But henceforth, graduates in MBBS and BDS too can pursue the five-year full-term PhD, subject to conditions. PhD aspirants should pass a pre-PhD exam before taking up research work at any institute for at least one year.”

Can I do DNB after BDS?

Hi! Some of the postgraduate courses after BDS other than MDS which you can pursue are MS, MDent, MDSc, MMSc, or MSc. The DNB courses which you can pursue are diploma in oral surgery, diploma in anesthesia etc.

Is it compulsory to do MDS after BDS?

Not at All! There are too many examples in India Alone to prove that an MDS is not superior to a BDS. There are too many examples in India Alone to prove that an MDS is not superior to a BDS.

Do Dentists make more than doctors?

Dentists in some places are so well compensated that they earn more than the average doctor. According to a 2012 report in The Journal of the American Medical Association, the average hourly wage of a dentist in America is $69.60 vs. $67.30 for a physician.

What qualifications do you need for dentistry?

You’ll need to complete a 5-year degree in dentistry approved by the General Dental Council, followed by 1 to 2 years of postgraduate dental training. When you apply for a dentistry course, you could be asked to take the University Clinical Aptitude Test or BioMedical Admissions Test.

What is best after BDS?

After completing BDS, students look out for the best career options for a BDS graduate….Government Job as a Dentist after BDS

  • Army Dental Corps.
  • Territorial Officer in Indian Army.
  • In Railways.
  • Join the Indian Navy or Indian Airforce as a Dental Officer.
  • State Government Jobs, as Dental Surgeon etc.

How can I go to USA after BDS?

To practice dentistry in the USA you will need to get admission to 2 years of DDS course being provided in the various dental colleges in the USA. But for getting admission into DDS you will need to qualify for it by clearing the NBDE exams which consists of 2 parts – NBDE Part 1 & NBDE Part 2.

Do MDS students get paid?

Total Average Cost of MDS for 3 years : Rs 30,00, 000. Very Few private dental colleges pay stipend to MDS students. As the number of colleges giving stipend is low, we did not take the factor in to consideration.

Is doing MDS worth?

Getting an MDS degree fetches you the job of a lecturer in a Dental college. The starting pay scales are also very lucrative owing to which doing MDS is highly worthy. Further, there are good Growth and Promotional avenues from being lecturer to reader to professor level.

What can you do with a masters in dentistry?

Some of the most common dentistry roles include:

  • Dental Assistants.
  • Dental Hygienists.
  • Dental Technicians.
  • Dental Therapists.
  • Dentists.
  • Oral Surgeons.

What is MSc in dentistry?

A Master of Science, or MSc, is a graduate level degree. What is an MSc in Dentistry? This program is designed to provide advanced training in the methodology of dentistry and to prepare students for research study in the field.

Is BDS valid in USA?

Well simply put, no. The BDS degree is only valid in certain countries, and the USA is not one of them. Whether you choose to be a general dentist or a practising specialist, you still have to obtain a DDS from an accredited dental school to practise in the US.

Is DNB a diploma?

Diplomate of National Board (DNB) is a Post-graduate Master’s degree same as MD/MS degree awarded to the Specialist Doctors in India after completion of three year residency.

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