Government Dental College of Thiruvananthapuram was established in 1959 and it is the oldest dental college of Kerala. Over the decades, the college has earned the reputation of being the best dental college in the state. It was formed with an objective of providing quality education in dentistry. Till now, the college has given numerous eminent doctors to the state.
Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram/Trivandrum is affiliated to University of Kerala. The institute offers dental and oral health care education at multiple levels. The courses offered by the college are recognized by Dental Council of India (DCI). The college imparts a blend of theoretical and practical knowledge to its students, in order to produce doctors with high standards.
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 which would be fruitful for the students who live outside Thiruvananthapuram city.
The town and the Institution are well connected by train and bus and also, many food joints and tourist places in the city enable students to go for a hangout and refresh themselves of their hectic schedules and enjoy themselves.