A.J Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore is a dental college located in Karnataka. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and is approved by Dental Council of India. The college has a private management and established in 2002.
A.J Institute of Dental Sciences is a brilliant, futuristic Endeavour of the Laxmi Memorial Trust(R); a premier educational organization is a brainchild of educationist & philanthropist Mr. A J Shetty. AJIDS is aimed to provide a global perspective of dental education to achieve the national objective of “Health for All”. Its enduring efforts have put Mangalore on the global map of dental education. The institution nurtures a vision “To establish as a premier institution imparting Dental education that effectively combines high academic exposure, professional outlook and commitment to humanitarian values.
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 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.