ACDS BDS/ MDS 2019: Application form, Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, & Syllabus

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Army College of Dental Sciences will soon announce admissions to 4 years Bachelor of Dental Sciences and Master of Dental Sciences courses.

That is why the admission process is shortly entitled to as ACDS BDS. The prospectus containing the information on cut off scores, eligibility criteria, a procedure for filling up the online application form and other instructions will soon be uploaded on Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences.

The College of Dental Sciences has been established under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society as a centre of Excellence for Dental Education.

The college has been in operation for with the aim of imparting high standards of dental education intermingling developing good moral character in person studying the course and also preparing them for the professional front. On annual basis, the college announces an intake of around 40 students. The admission is granted strictly on the basis of UG NEET 2019 ranking and admission to MDS course will be strictly made through NEET-PG 2019 Ranking.

ACDS BDS/ MDS Important Dates 2019

The admission process has been mentioned briefly. As we have already indicated that ACDS will admit candidates into BDS/ MDS programmes strictly on the basis of ranks secured by candidates in NEET UG 2019 and NEET PG 2019. So, there will be no entrance exam but counselling. Counselling will be held upon applications received by candidates. So here, in this table, you are going to see Registration dates and counselling dates.

Events Dates
Last date to submit application forms by college 04th week of February 2019
Last date of receipt of forms with late fees 04th week of February 2019
Publishing of list of candidates qualified to attend counselling 01st week of March 2019
The first round of Counselling 03rd week of April 2019
The second round of counselling 04th week of April 2019

ACDS BDS/MDS Application Form 2019

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2020:

    1. Manav Rachna University, Haryana – 2020 UG & PG Admission Open. Apply Now
    2. Chandigarh University, Punjab 2020 Admission Open for all Courses. Apply Now
    3. MIT World Peace University, Admissions Open for All Courses 2019-20. Apply Now
  • The registration will be done in online mode.
  • You may download the form by visiting the official website at
  • Details to be filled for Registration- Fill the form asking for Name of the candidate, Name of the Parent with rank, Date of Birth (DD/MM/YY), NEET Registration Number, NEET Roll Number, Contact Number, Email ID, Signature of the candidate, Pasting Photograph, Undertaking.
  • The form has to be accompanied with a DD of the prescribed amount.
  • The form must be sent to the authority along with prescribed documents.

Application form fee

  • The fee would be paid using either DD mode/ Registered post/ in person
  • DD would be drawn in favour of the Army College of Dental Sciences, payable at Secunderabad/ Hyderabad.
  • The fees for application form submission is as follows:-
Mode of payment Amount to be paid for BDS course Amount to be paid for MDS course
Demand Draft mode Rs. 800/- Rs. 750/-
Hand/ registered post   Rs. 800/-

ACDS BDS/MDS 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Admissions to ACDS are for dependent children of eligible serving Army Personnel, ex-army personnel and war widows. Children of such people are also eligible to apply provided that they submit relevant certificates. The applicants must fall into one of the following categories

  • The participant must be a child of a person who has served in the Army for a minimum of 10 years of continuous service.
  • The child applying must be a son/daughter of an ex-army personnel who is granted regular pension/ or receives a liberalized family pension/ or receives a disability pension at the time of their superannuation/ demise/ discharge, has been granted certificate of disability pension.
  • An applicant can be a child of an ex-army person who has taken discharge or has been released from service.
  • The applying candidate is adopted by an Army personnel and the candidate has been living with the army person as adopted child for more than 5 years.
  • The person can apply if she/he is a step child born from a wedding where at least one parent belonged to the Army.

Who will not be considered as dependent

  • Sons- who have attained an age of 25 years as on 31st December 2019
  • Daughters- the girl who is married on employed (whichever is earlier)

Age factor

  • The candidate should be at least 17 years old at the time of admission as on 31st December 2019

Physical Fitness

  • The candidates who are going to apply must be physically fit.
  • They will be required to submit a certificate which should be issued by a certified MH/ Authorized Medical attendant indicating that the candidate is in a good physical state and mental health to pursue the course.

Educational Qualification

  • Degree requirement- the candidate must have passed Higher Secondary Examination or the Indian School Examination or equivalent to 12th examination. For MDS- the candidates must have passed BDS degree.
  • The examination must have been passed from a recognised board.
  • Subject- the candidate must have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology. English must be among the compulsory subject.
  • The candidate must possess a pre-professional/ pre-medical examination with PCB after passing the 12th examination or a pre-university including practical tests in PCB and also English subjects.
  • The candidate who has passed the B.Sc exam from an Indian university with not less than 2 subjects out of Physics, Biology (Botany) and Chemistry.
  • Minimum marks- the applicant must not have obtained less than 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying degree.

Mode of Selection for ACDS BDS/MDS 2019

  • The admission will be strictly based on the rank obtained in UG NEET 2019.
  • Aspirants will need to register online through Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences website at
  • You will also be required to pay some amount to register for attending the counselling under category B Management seats.
  • After applying online, the merit list will be prepared by Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences, Warangal and put up online.
  • Schedule for counselling and certificate verification will be announced by KNRUHS before hand.
  • Selection of candidates will be through counselling conducted by KNRUHS.

ACDS BDS/MDS Results 2019

  • The result of the ACDS BDS in the form of Merit list will be put up on the website of the Army College of Dental Sciences at
  • The result will be available in form of a pdf file containing Serial Number, Application Form Number, Name of the Applicant, Father’s Name, Date of Birth, NEET Rank, NEET Marks, ACDS Merit etc.
  • Then according to this merit list, candidates will be called for counselling in person.

ACDS BDS/MDS Counselling 2019

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2020:

    1. Manav Rachna University, Haryana – 2020 UG & PG Admission Open. Apply Now
    2. Chandigarh University, Punjab 2020 Admission Open for all Courses. Apply Now
    3. MIT World Peace University, Admissions Open for All Courses 2019-20. Apply Now
  • All admissions made by ACDS will stand provisionally until the counselling rounds take place.
  • An admission will be considered final only when the candidates meet the eligibility criteria as per the rules of the University.
  • The candidates will be required to appear with the following documents for verification and college course fees to affirm their seats.
  • All payments should be made through Demand drafts only.  
  • The DD would be inclusive of Security Deposit and Hostel Fees in favour of Army College of Dental Sciences payable at Secunderabad, Telangana.

Documents to be submitted at the time of joining college

  • UG NEET 2019 hall ticket/ Rank/ Merit Card
  • Allotment letter issued by KNR UHS.
  • SSC/ 10th class passing certificate for Age proof
  • 12th Mark sheet/ passing certificates.
  • School leaving/ Character/ Migration Certificate
  • PPO In original (for verification only)
  • 8 Stamp size Photographs
  • Proof of eligible category as per para 10
  • Medical Certificate
  • Willingness certificate
  • Gap affidavit (if any)
  • Certificate 5 & 7 & Undertaking by parent and applicant
  • Dependency certificate
  • 3 Lakhs bond as per KNR University Prospectus.


For any other queries about ACDS BDS/MDS 2019, you can leave your queries below in the comment box.

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  1. When we can fill forms FORMDS 2019 admission says:

    No comment comment

  2. Parth says:

    I have completed my best in Nov 2018. I will complete 24 yrs on January 21 2019.
    Will I be eligible for admission in acds next year 2020 according to my age?

  3. Vandana says:

    Air Force personnel ward is also eligible in acds mds course

  4. No notification regarding the opening of registration for mds through acds says:

    Plz reply

  5. karan says:

    important dates to get registered by knruhs to get admissions in acds

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