The Rifahul Muslimeen Educational Trust, was established in the year 1961 and registered under the Indian Trust Act, 1956 in No.201 of 1984-85 dated 8-1-1985 with the aim of promoting education to the Minority Muslim Community in particular and also to the other down trodden people of Mysore in general. From the date of its inception, this Trust has grown rapidly and consolidated its position, in the society. Rifahul Muslimeen Educational Trust, Mysore, was granted permission to start BDS Course at Farooqia Dental College, Mysore by the Government of Karnataka. Farooqia Dental College was an addition to this Trust with an object to make its own worthy contribution to its community and also the general public of Mysore city & other places with well skilled professionals of dentistry. Apart from ensuring corrective and rehabilitative services through the teaching hospital of the college, Community services on the preventive and Curative Aspects of Dentistry are also being arranged, keeping in view of the health needs of the rural as well as urban Population of Mysore.
Farooqia Dental College and Hospital was established in 1992. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences with a view to meet the requirements of dental health care to the state of Karnataka and neighbouring states. The institute is providing efficient care to suffering humanity and imparting excellent modern training to the students in the field of dental sciences. 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. The Institute constantly strives to upgrade its capabilities by participating in exchange programmes with national and international institutions. The town and the Institution are well connected by train and bus and also, many food joints and places in the city enable students to go for a hangout and refresh themselves of their hectic schedules and enjoy themselves.
Farooqia Dental College and Hospital Mysore is one of the reputed Private Dental Colleges in Karnataka. The college is popularly known as Farooqia Dental College Mysore and was founded in the year 1992-93. The college is affiliated with the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka and is approved by Dental Council of India, Govt. of India. Now the college has become synonyms with one of the Best Private Dental Colleges in Mysore.