The Dr. D. Y. Patil
Dental College & Hospital (DYPDCH)
was established in the year 2000 and
is a constituent unit of Dr. D. Y.
Patil University, Pimpri, Pune. The
college is recognized by the Dental
Council of India, Ministry of Health
& Family Welfare, Government of
India, and the Government of Maharashtra.
The mission of the
college is to provide quality education
and advanced training to the students,
thus producing competent dental graduates
and postgraduates, who have sound
knowledge and excellent skills for
rendering the best of oral health
care to the society. The intake capacity
of the college is 100 students per
year for the Bachelor of Dental Surgery
(BDS) programme and 36 students for
the Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)
programme. The college boasts of its
highly qualified and experienced faculty.
All the nine specialties are more
than adequately manned by professors,
Associate Professors, Lecturers, Assistant
Lecturers and Dental Surgeons as compared
to the DCI Norms.
The college is housed
in spacious, well planned building
which accommodates all the departments,
equipped with 'state-of-the-art' facilities.
The well equipped laboratories and
infrastructural facilities are inseparable
parts of the excellent academic activities.
The Dr. D. Y. Patil University has
set up the college to be one of the
premier dental institutes of the world.
Our institution has been identified
by the Dental Council of India as
one of the four collaborating institutions
in the MOU, entered into by Dental
Council of India with the Goldman
School of Dental Medicine, Boston
University, Boston, USA.