Sri Siddhartha Education Society started the Dental College in 1992 at Tumkur – a rural District of Karnataka, with an aim to bring professional Training and advanced treatment facility to door steps of the rural masses.
SSDC has core activities that enable us to effect significant changes in the skills and perspectives of our students, which in turn lead to tangible improvements for the Hospitals and research labs employing our students. The college is amongst the best equipped Dental Colleges in Karnataka and housed in a building measuring 40,000 Sq.ft in an 260 acres plot which also Sri Siddhartha Medical College. A perfect synergy of excellent faculty and the best of the equipment ensures that the students graduate out as Dentists who are ready to venture out either into Teaching or undertake Research activities.
The Academic Approach:
Towards building solid Dental skills in a gratifying atmosphere, SSDC has a supportive, close-knit environment, where faculty is readily accessible and students can best develop their individual potential.
We aspire to be at the highest levels on key factors such as talent and prestige of faculty, quality of students, career opportunities for our graduates and Post-Graduates alike, depth and breadth of curriculum, and excellence of facilities and learning environment. Yet we differ from other Dental Colleges in many a ways such as our focus, personal scale, emphasis on group learning and teamwork, the commitment of our faculty to excellence in both research and teaching, and the not to forget the levels of involvement and support we receive from our alumni.
Striving for Winning Performance:
SSDC provides its students with comprehensive coverage of the world's best Dental practices and exposure to leading-edge concepts in all inter- disciplines. The depth and breadth of our course offerings allow students to focus on specific areas of study while receiving the broad perspective and skills in Dentistry that they require as they graduate. Coursework, periodic self- and peer assessments, one-on-one coaching, and career counseling all come alive when you pursue your courses here.
The Career Development Centre:
The Career Development Centre provides resources which can prepare you for life after your program enabling you to make informed career decisions, pursue your goals effectively and develop skills which will help you manage your future career. Trust us that you will cherish your moments here forever.
We are committed to continuous improvement and will make strategic investments in critical resources to maintain our competitive position, our unique approach, and our overall level of excellence. To accomplish these goals, we are enhancing our position at the top of the Dental world through continuous improvement and investment in key competitive areas and are aware that we need to operate the College in distinctive ways that reflect our true values and unique characteristics.
Student Support Services:
The student support services team offers a range of advice, information & support services designed to enhance your experience as a student.