Saveetha University BDS Admissions 2017

You must have heard about Saveetha University which is a well-known institute on the fields of Engineering, Medicine and Management. Here in this article, you would get complete details about Saveetha University BDS Admission 2017 such as its eligibility criteria, admission process, exam dates and many other important notifications.

Saveetha University’s main objective is to enrich students in all fields and given the world trained professionals in all domains. The university has set standards of academic excellence giving huge completion to many other universities in the country with highly qualified faculty.

Applications are called in for 4 years BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) course with a year of internship for the academic year 2016-17. Admissions are based on merit depending upon the performance in the entrance exam organized by the university normally in the month of April.

Once you have a BDS degree from Saveetha University would give license to practice as a dentist in India, Malaysia, Sri-Lanka, Singapore and Nepal. This degree would also be accepted for PG in a number of countries like USA, Canada, Australia, etc.

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Saveetha University BDS Admissions 2017 Important Dates

Tentative date for availability of application23rd Jan, 2017
Tentative last date for receipt of applications31st Mar, 2017
Tentative date of Entrance Examination05th Apr, 2017
Tentative date for release of the merit list30th Apr, 2017
Tentative date for counselling and Verification of Documents12th Jun, 2017
Tentative last date of submission of fees & completion of Admission process14th Jun, 2017

Saveetha University BDS Admissions 2017 Eligibility Criteria

  • You need to have completed 2 years intermediate, HSC or its equivalent exam with main subjects like Chemistry, English, Physics and Biology from a recognized institute or Indian University.
  • You should not have less than 70% total marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the qualifying exam or competitive exam conducted on similar lines as the qualifying exam by a capable body.
  • You need to be 17 years of age at the time of admission or must acquire this age by 31st Dec of the year of admission.
  • You also need to be medically fit.

Application Process of Saveetha University BDS Admissions 2017

You could attain the application form in 3 ways:

  1. In person by paying by DD(Demand Draft) of Rs 1000 which is taken in favour of “Saveetha University” payable at Chennai.
  2. By online process
  3. By post by sending a requisition letter and a DD (Demand Draft) of Rs 1050 which is taken in favour of “Saveetha University”, payable at Chennai.

How to apply Online

  • First you would have to visit the official website and download the application form.
  • Then you would have to fill the application form with all the necessary details. It needs to be filled up in capital letter in your own handwriting using black/blue ball pen. A passport size photo needs to be attached in the space provided in the form.
  • Then you would have to attach a DD (Demand Draft) of Rs 1000 which is taken in favor of “Saveetha University” payable at Chennai.
  • The completely filled up application form along with the necessary enclosures need to be sent to the following address:

The Director of Admissions,

Saveetha University– 162,

Poonamallee High Road,

Chennai – 600077.


You would have to submit original and 3 sets of copies of the following documents:

  • Mark list of HSC/10+2 or its equivalent
  • Entrance Examination hall ticket
  • Transfer Certificate from the institution last studied
  • Conduct Certificate from the institution last studied
  • Community Certificate
  • Proof of Date of Birth
  • Eligibility Certificate from this university
  • Four Passport size and Three Stamp size photographs
  • Migration Certificate (if necessary)
  • Certificate of extracurricular activities
  • Four Passport size and Three Stamp size photographs
  • Nationality Certificate and Copy of Passport and Visa (Foreign Students only)

Selection Process of Saveetha University BDS Admissions 2017

You would be selected based on the Entrance Exam organized by the university. The entrance exam would consists of 150 MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions).

The exam would be conducted for a duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes. The break up of questions are as follows:

Physics40 questions
Chemistry40 questions
Biology20 questions
Analytical Reasoning50 questions

Questions would be asked from class 12th (State Board) and CBSE syllabus. Each question carries one mark and there would be no negative marking.

The examination centers are as follows:

  • Coimbatore
  • Chennai
  • Hyderabad
  • New Delhi
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