UPCAT BDS 2015 – Bachelor of Dental Surgery

UPCAD DentalUPCAT BDS 2015 is an All India level Dental Entrance Exam. UPCAT BDS 2015 is being organized by the Association of Private Medical and Dental  Colleges of U.P. on 20 May 2015. Application forms can be obtained from participating colleges. Complete details of UPCAT BDS 2015 is given here for candidates.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Application Forms are available from January 1, 2015. Last date to submit completed forms by applicants is May 10, 2015.


Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) course is a 5 year course which is run under the aegis of Dental Council of India which was constituted on 12th April 1949 under an Act of Parliament – the Dentists Act, 1948 (XVI of 1948). The Dental Council of India runs under the aegis of Department of Health, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi.

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UPCAT BDS 2015 Important Dates

Important Event Related to UPCAT Dental 2015 Dates
UPCAT BDS Application Form will be available in participating colleges from. 01.01.2015
Last date of submission of completed forms. 10.05.2015
Date of Exam 20.05.2015

UPCAT BDS 2015 Eligibility

Eligibility criteria is determined by the Association of Pvt. Medical and Dental Colleges of Uttar Pradesh. Detailed UPCAT BDS 2015 eligibility conditions shall be published in the information brochure, available from January.

Please note that the information brochure is not yet available. Details given below for eligibility, exam pattern, application form, are as per last year’s brochure, and is for reference purpose only. Information on this page will be updated once the information bulletin is published.

Tentatively, it is expected that the points will be similar to last year.

  • Candidate should be at least 17 years old as on December 31.
  • Candidate must have passed in class 10+2 examination comprising of a curriculum of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English from the recognized Board or University.
  • Candidate must have obtained at least 50% marks (40% for SC / ST / OBC category) in Physics, Chemistry, Biology taken together in the qualifying examination.
  • Domicile – It is not necessary for the candidate to be a domicile of Uttar Pradesh. The UPCAT Dental 2015-2016 is an entrance examination of all India level.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Application Form

Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria, and seek admission in UP dental colleges, must apply for the entrance test. It is compulsory to appear and qualify in UPCAT BDS 2015 to get BDS admission in the participating colleges.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Application Form will be available as OMR Forms in the participating colleges from 01.01.2015. Candidates can at any time (during working hours) visit the college and get the form after paying application fee of Rs 1000.

Application form of UPCAT Dental 2015 must be filled completely and submitted before 15.05.2015.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Examination Pattern

The number of questions to be asked, and marking scheme comprise the UPCAT Dental 2015-2016 exam pattern. Last year, the exam was as follows.

Subject Questions Marks
Physics 50 50
Chemistry 50 50
Zoology 50 50
Botany 50 50
  • All questions will be objective type with Multiple choices. Only one option will be the correct answer.
  • Each correct answer will be awarded one (1) mark.
  • Zero (0) marks shall be given to no response.
  • There will be no negative marking for incorrect answer or more than one choice indicated against a question.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Admit Card

Once the application forms are received, admit card for UPCAT Dental 2015-2016 examination will be issued by the Association of Private Medical & Dental Colleges of Uttar Pradesh. Hall ticket is an important document, which must be brought on the date of examination.

UPCAT BDS 2015 admit card will be available for download at www.upcatdental.net. More details about the hall ticket shall be available when you obtain the form. Candidate without the admit card or without the photograph on the admit card will not be permitted to appear in the examination.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Examination Centers

The test cities are published in the information bulletin. Last year, examination was held in the following cities.

  • Agra
  • Bareilly
  • Dehradun
  • Ghaziabad
  • Gorakhpur
  • Kanpur
  • Lucknow
  • Moradabad
  • New Delhi
  • Patna
  • Varanasi

List of examination centers for UPCAT Dental 2015 will be published soon.

Applicants have to select test city preference from the list and accordingly fill the first and second preference for the test centre city. Write the three-digit Test Centre City Code in the OMR Application Form for both the preferences of the test centre city.

UPCAT BDS 2015 Result

Examination results will be declared by the Association a few weeks after the exam. UPCAT Dental 2015 Result is expected to be announced in June 2015. This will be followed by admission counselling of qualified candidates.

Admission in participating dental colleges of Uttar Pradesh shall be done only on the basis of UPCAT BDS 2015 result. Score card / result card will be made available on the association’s official website post declaration.

UP Dental Colleges

These 21 colleges had participated in UPCAT BDS exam last year. List of participating colleges for UPCAT Dental 2015 shall be published in January.

1 Babu Banarasi Das College of Dental Sciences
2 Chandra Dental College & Hospital
3 Career Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital
4 Dental College Azamgarh Itaura, Chandeswar
5 D. J. College of Dental Sciences & Research
6 Inderprastha Dental College & Hospital
7 I.T.S Centre for Dental Studies & Research
8 I.T.S. Dental College, Hospital & Research Centre
9 Institute of Dental Science
10 Institute of Dental Studies & Technologies
11 Kalka Dental College
12 Kanti Devi Dental College & Hospital
13 Kothiwal Dental College & Research Centre
14 Maharana Pratap Dental
15 Purvanchal Institute of Dental Sciences
16 Rama Dental College Hospital & Research Centre
17 Saraswati Dental College
18 Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College & Research Centre
19 Sardar Patel Post Graduate Institute of Dental & Medical Sciences
20 Subharti Dental College
21 School of Dental Sciences Sharda University

This page is being updated regularly. Candidates must check the page again and read the official information brochure carefully before applying.

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