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.
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.
Scheduled Caste, Scheduled caste – Arunthathiyar and Scheduled Tribe, the aggregate marks required for admission shall be 40%.
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.
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.
Should have completed the age of Seventeen years on or before 31st December 2016. Evidence should be produced