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.