Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences, Virajpat

"C.I.D.S is an educational facility committed to the teaching of dentistry. Located in the picturesque hills of Coorg in Southern India"

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences Virajpet is one of the reputed Private Dental Colleges in Karnataka. The college is popularly known as Coorg Dental College Virajpet and was founded in the year 1999. The college is affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka and is approved by Dental Council of India, Govt. of India.
Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (CIDS), Coorg was established in 1999 by Kanjithanda Kushalappa foundation. CIDS has garnered recognition from the Dental Council to provide professional education and training for student's to attain the Masters Degree. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The Institute is a member of the SEAADE (South East Asian Association of Dental Education).

The CIDS has an MOU with the faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong. The CIDS has strong ongoing research links with several Universitys and Dental Schools in Europe, the United States and Australia. This Institution believes in training students for today's international market as efficient doctors, managers, administrators, marketing strategists and above all as, beautiful human beings.

Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences or (C.I.D.S) is an educational facility for the teaching of dentistry  located in the picturesque hills of Coorg in southern India. Excellence is a way of life for the institute - we believe in a total student-centric approach - and by restricting our intake we are able to concentrate our expertise and guidance upon the development of the student. The college provides good infrastructure facilities to the students. It has spacious classrooms, well-stocked library, Dentures workshop, well-equipped laboratories and clinical dental departments. It also provides hostel facility for both boys and girls. A unique feature of the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences is the personal attention and care taken by the Trustees. Each member of the Managing Committee is involved in areas of construction, maintenance and care of facilities provided, landscaping and gardening, student welfare and maintenance of hygiene in the food provided to the staff and students. They interact directly with the students once a week and ensure that all their needs are met. Located picturesquely atop a hill commanding a panoramic view of fields and valleys in Virajpet town, the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences was set up in September 1999. It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore and approved by the Dental Council of India, the Government of Karnataka and the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.


Establishment Year
University Name
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences,Bangalore, Karnataka
College Status
Annual Intake (Seats)
Permission Date
19 Jul 2020

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