TNMA 2016 Tamil Nadu Dental Colleges Admission

About Tamil Nadu Dental (B.D.S) Admission

Tamil Nadu Dental Admission is combinely conducted with the Tamil Nadu Medical Admission. A student can choose a MBBS in medical college or BDS seat in a dental college based on the availablity for his rank at his counselling time.

Minimum Eligibility Marks for BDS

The candidates ( OC / BC / BCM/ MBC/ DC ) should have obtained not less than 50% of the aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology / Botany and Zoology taken together at the qualifying examination.

SC, SC Arunthathiyar, ST

Scheduled Caste, Scheduled caste – Arunthathiyar and Scheduled Tribe, the aggregate marks required for admission shall be 40%.

Physically challenged category

The candidates under physically challenged category (OC / BC / BCM / MBC / DC) should have obtained not less than 45% of the aggregate marks in the above prescribed subjects at the qualifying examination.

In the case of candidates who have furnished the mark sheets of the qualifying examination, only in GRADES, the minimum marks of the grades alone will be taken into consideration while determining the marks in the Science subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Botany and Zoology. Candidates who have submitted mark sheets with GRADES should obtain the mark equivalent certificates from the examination authority and attach a certified copy along with their mark sheet as an enclosure with the application.

Eligibility for Nursing and Para Medical

B.Sc Nursing

Candidates should have completed 17 years of age and maximum age is 30 years as on 31st December, 2016. For SC / SCA / ST candidates maximum age is raised to 35 years. Evidence should be produced.

All Other Para Medical Courses

Should have completed the age of Seventeen years on or before 31st December 2016. Evidence should be produced

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Our Educational Expert Clarifications

TNMA Clarification
I finished +2, my group is pure science (Micro-biology) . Am I qualified to apply BDS counselling ? name
Madhan Kumar May 16, 2012

You are well qualified for applying MBBS and BDS and other para medical courses.

TNMA Clarification
How to apply for Dental (BDS) admission in TamilNadu ? name
Raja Singh Apr 24, 2012

For dental admission in TamilNadu you have apply TamilNadu Medical Dental Admission with your +2 marks. The forms will be available in Govt. Medical colleges.

TNMA Clarification
When can I apply for BDS. What is the last date of submitting application and where Can I get the form for the same? name
Sneha thomas Apr 04, 2012

You can apply for BDS after the +2 Resutls. The last date for BDS is not announced, you can buy the application in all Govt. Medical and Dental Colleges.