BDS from NUMS (National University of Medical Sciences)
National University of Medical Sciences is situated in capital of Pakistan. Its a very well known institute in the field of medical sciences. In this particular blog, I’ll explain their admission procedures and tell you about the colleges where they offer BDS program.
This 4-year degree programme meets the requirements of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council. This specifically designed programme aims at exposing the students to real life problems, including radical art in clinical dental practice. The students are provided with a solid foundation in basic principles of medicine, diagnostics and surgical techniques to meet the challenges of the future in the field of dentistry. The four-year degree programme of BDS meets the requirements of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council. It is a combination of hardcore subjects of dentistry with medical and basic sciences. Clinical training in the dental disciplines is imparted at the Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry (AFID) which is equipped with modern facilities in the field. The specifically designed programme aims at exposing the students to real life problems including radical art in clinical dental practice. The students are provided with a solid foundation of basic principles of medicine, diagnostics and surgical techniques to meet the challenges of the future in the field of dentistry.
Institutes offering BDS on the base of NUMS test:
- Army Medical College, Rawalpindi, Punjab
- CMH Lahore Medical College, Lahore, Punjab
Eligibility Criteria for admissions in Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) is as follows:
- F.Sc (Pre-Medical ) / A Level or Equivalent qualification
- Minimum score 60% aggregate marks Matric / F.Sc (Pre-Medical) /A Level or Equivalent qualification.
- The University Entry Test
Foreign/ Self finance
- SAT-II Exam with minimum 550 marks in biology, chemistry and either physics or mathematics or a foreign MCAT with minimum aggregate score of 24 ( as per PMDC criteria) as an alternate to Entry test
- Equivalence by IBCC (in case of foreign qualification)
- All Pakistani National including AJK / GB
All Pakistani National including AJK / GB can also apply.
Tentative Dates (Expected Session dates):
Merit List display
Oct / Nov
Commencement of Academic year
1st week of December
(Above mentioned dates are usual (tentative dates) visit the blogs as we have generalized them. Further, exact dates are different for every medical college. Visit their websites or the link shown blow (In Fee Structure section).
Fee structures are different for every Institute, CLICK on your concerned Medical College to find the information more specifically: