MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology


Oral pathology is the branch of study which deals with the nature, identification, and management of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial regions. It is the science which investigates the causes, process and effects of these diseases. The “American Dental Association” uses the term “ Oral  and Maxillofacial Pathology” and describes it the specialty of dentistry and pathology.

And Microbiology is the study of the microorganism, which are unicellular or cell cluster micro organisms. Microbiology typically includes the study of the immune system or immunology.

Eligibility Criteria:

The admission to MDS courses are generally based on an entrance test. The student should have passed his/ her BDS degree i.e., Bachelor of Dental Surgery to be eligible for MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology.

Course Outlook:

MDS i.e., Master of Dental Surgery in Oral pathology and Microbiology is a post graduation course. The course is of three year full time duration.

Job Prospects:

After completing MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology, one can work in the government as well in the private dental hospitals. One can also opt for the post of lecturer in oral pathology and Microbiology department in various institutes. They can also opt for the research institutes and medical colleges as researchers.  They can also apply for the job in medical services of the army, navy, air force , under the ministry of defense.

Best Places to Pursue:

The Tamilnadu Dr. M. G. R Medical University, Chennai

Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka

Dayanand College of Dental Sciences, Bangalore



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10 Responses to “MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology”

  1. 10

    wen will be the result for neet ,tamilnadu and comedk mds entrance exam?

  2. 9
    Dr.pooja lohiya:

    i ewant to know about job prospectus after mds in oral surgery and oral pathology and microbiology.

  3. 8
    dr ashfaq:

    respected sir

    i want MSc oral pathology syllabus.sir help me in this regard

  4. 7
    waseem sb.:

    enterence exam for pthology in u.p.
    eligibilty &FEES

  5. 6
    shinjini chakraborti:

    schedule of entrance exam of MDS
    Course fee of MDS

  6. 5
    shreeja tarmolia:

    i have completed bsc microbiology and i want admission in msc microbiology.

  7. 4
    naresh bds:

    sir i need important questions of oral pathology for my pg preparation

    thank u sir
    naresh bds

  8. 3

    Kindly inform College & institution in Delhi NCR or up to distance 300 K. M. from Delhi for M Sc.Microbiology

  9. 2

    I have doning diploma in Pathology from GMC and want to do my degree in microbiology through pathology.
    Need your kind adivce on this and also let me which college in India offer such courses.

  10. 1

    i want to know the job prospectus after completing mds in oral pathology