The Secretary of Dental Council of India (DCI) has requested the all the Dental Colleges to upload the details of students to be admitted in Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Course(s) / PG Diploma Course(s) for the academic session 2018-19 on DCI Website, positively by May 31, 2018 (12:00 midnight), if not yet uploaded, which is the last date upto which the students can be admitted/ joined against stray vacancies arising due to any reason in MDS Course(s)/PG Diploma Course(s) for the academic session 2018-19 as per Time Schedule for PG Courses as prescribed in Dental Council of India (Establishment of New Dental Colleges, Opening of New of Higher Course of study or Training and Increase of Admission Capacity in Dental Colleges) (8th Amendment) Regulations, 2016.
The details of students uploaded by the dental colleges shall only be considered by the DCI and the same shall be forwarded to the affiliating University, concerned Directorate of Medical Education, Director General of Health Services, as the case may be, for confirmation and verification. The details of such students sent by colleges in any other form namely e-mail or hard copy by post / in person, shall not be considered at all by the DCI and the same shall be filed without taking any action.
The DCI has also stated that no request for extension of time to upload the above details of students or any other excuse or reason of technical fault, etc. shall be considered, therefore, the Dental Colleges are requested to ensure and make available all arrangements to complete the above task, in time, so as to avoid any litigation and to enable this Council to take necessary action in a time bound manner.