BDS - Bangladesh Study Center

11 Jul

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

Qualification and pre-requisites for entrance in BDS Course

  1. HSC / A Level  / equivalent with Science (Histology, Physics, Chemistry)
  2. Applicant must secure required grade points in the SSC and HSC examination / equivalent examination.
  3. Selection procedure of student for BDS course: Decision by the proper authority as per merit.
  4. Courses taught in English.
  5. Length of course: BDS course comprises of 05 years. Followed by logbook based rotatory internship for 01 year.
  6. Course structure and duration:

The BDS course is divided into four phases:


Phase DurationSubjectsExaminations
 1st Phase


1.5 year 


Sub-1: Anatomy & Dental Anatomy

Sub-2: Physiology, Biochemistry & Science of Dental               Materials.

 First Professional
2nd Phase 1 year  Sub-3: General & Dental Pharmacology

Sub-4: Pathology & Microbiology

Second Professional 
3rd Phase 1 year  Sub-5: Medicine

Sub-6: Surgery

Sub-7: Periodontology & Oral Pathology

Third Professional 
4th Phase 1.5 year Sub-8: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Sub-9: Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Sub-10: Posthodontics

Sub-11: Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Sub-12: Pedodontics & Dental Public Health 

Final Professional