KCDS & H is offering the undergraduate course in dentistry, for the B.D.S. (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) degree, which is recognized by Dental Council of India & Govt. of India, vide letter Nos. (1) F.V.No.12018/8/2002-PMS dated 02.07.2002 and (2) F.V.No.12017/44/2002-DE dated 09.03.2009. The college is also offering post graduate course in dentistry M.D.S. (Master of Dental Surgery) in nine specialties viz.,

Sl.no Name of the Course No. of Seats Available
1. Oral & Maxillo Facial Surgery 03 Seats
2. Oral Medicine & Radiology 02 Seats
3. Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 06 Seats
4. Periodontology 06 Seats
5. Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics- 05 Seats
6. Public Health Dentistry 03 Seats
7. Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry 03 Seats
8. Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology & Microbiology- 05 Seats
9. Prosthodontics & Crown &  Bridge 05 Seats


The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi university of Health Sciences (RGUHS) Karnataka. The College, ever since its inception has been committed to excellence in education, research, patient care and community service. The college is located in a region of stunning scenery with hills, tall trees, blossoming flowers and beautiful skyline. It is situated 21 Km away from the buzzing city, in a quiet and serene campus of sprawling 133 acres called Krishnadevarayanagar. Out of the 133 acres, 10 acres have been specially earmarked for the development of the Dental College.
In addition to various dental departments the KCDS & H is also housing the general medical subject facilities like General Anatomy, Physiology & Biochemistry, General Pathology & Microbiology. General Pharmacology, General Medicine and General Surgery Experienced and highly qualified medical teaching faculties are serving the above disciplines to train the students in the basic medical sciences, which are very essential for the dental practice.
Anti-Ragging committee has been formed to prevent ragging in the campus. Further the college has implemented the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India contained in its order dated 16-05-2007 in SLP (C) No.24295/2004 as given here under:
“If any incidents of ragging comes to the notice of the authority, the concerned student shall be given liberty to explain and if his explanation is not found satisfactory, the authority would expel him from the institution.”
Krishnadevaraya College of Dental Sciences is also equipped with an advanced OT with 25 bedded facilities with ultramodern sophisticated center.