College Type: Minority Linguistic
MDS in: Oral Medicine and Radiology, Conservative Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Periodontics, Orthodontics, Pedodontics and children's preventive dentistry, Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Prosthodontics including Crown and Bridge
A.J Institute of Dental Sciences is a brilliant, futuristic Endeavour of the Laxmi Memorial Trust(R); a premier educational organization is a brainchild of educationist & philanthropist Mr. A J Shetty. AJIDS is aimed to provide a global perspective of dental education to achieve the national objective of “Health for All”. Its enduring efforts have put Mangalore on the global map of dental education. The institution nurtures a vision “To establish as a premier institution imparting medical education that effectively combines high academic exposure, professional outlook and commitment to humanitarian values.
An earnest effort to achieve this noble vision began with the first batch of dental students enrolled in the year 2002. AJIDS shatters all barriers of caste, religion, culture, etc and endeavors to provide quality education to all aspiring students. AJIDS is located on a 30-acre campus nestled amidst the plush greenery of this coastal paradise of Mangalore. The city is well connected by railways, roads, air and seaports respectively. The various buildings and blocks of the college on the vast campus are elegantly built to complement the terrain.