BDS ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR ADMISSIONS IN PAKISTAN 2020
The eligibility criteria for admission of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) students according to PMDC is as following.
MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR BDS FOR LOCAL STUDENTS:
The minimum education requirement for local students is intermediate (twelve years education of education) from Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) in F.Sc pre-medical or equivalent. In order to get enrolled in a BDS degree, minimum of 70 % marks are required to apply. The minimum eligibility criteria for A-level students are having their foreign education with at least three science subjects i.e. chemistry, biology, and either mathematics or physics. This course must be recognized by the Inter Boards Committee of Chairman (IBCC) for equivalency to FSc. pre-medical (twelve years of education) or Higher Secondary School Certificate level of Pakistan with a minimum of 70% marks.
MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA for FOREIGN or OVERSEAS PAKISTANI STUDENTS:
The eligibility criteria for foreign or overseas Pakistani students are having completed twelve years of education in order to get enrolled for the BDS degree program. Foreign students can also apply against foreign quota seat in any government dental college or private dental colleges of Pakistan. The students must have gained education with at least these three courses that are Biology, Chemistry, either Math or Physics with a minimum of 70% marks. These courses must be certified by the Inter Boards Committee of Chairmen (IBCC) for equivalency to FSc. (twelve years of education) or Higher Secondary School Certificate level of Pakistan. Foreign candidates also fulfill the requirement in order to get admission which is as follows:
Having 5.5 or 500 minimum ban score certification of IELTS or TOEFL after one-year English language course offered by the National University of Modern Languages (NUML) certification.
Having SATII examination with minimum 550 marks in each of the three courses i.e biology, chemistry and either physics or mathematics or a foreign MDCAT 2020 with a minimum score of 500.
PMDC ADMISSION PROCEDURE FOR BDS (UNIFORM POLICY)
The PMDC has laid down the same admission process for MBBS & BDS in Pakistan. Click on BDS Admission Process 2020 and get details of BDS Admission Process in Pakistan.