PMS College of Dental Science and Research is located in Thiruvananthpuram. It brings together students with a specificgoal in life and dynamic approach to attain it. The students are instilled with the spirit of enquiry, ability to reason and mastery in the art and science of dentistry. PMS College of Dental Science and Research nurtures talent in the field ofdentistry on the firm foundations of global competencies and inviolable ethical principles. A student, here, is provided with deep knowledge to treat dental and oral aliments with the help of five-year comprehensive course of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S). PMS College of Dental Science and Research was established in 2002, and has a private management. The course offered by the college is affiliated to Kerala University of Medical and Allied Sciences and is approved by Dental Council of India. PMS College of Dental Science & Research is a venture with a cause-of enhancing the state`s self-reliance in the field of quality education in dental medicine and surgery. On the anvil is a full fledged Dental College that meets the standards of the most prestigious institutions in and outside India in terms of facilities and faculty. Each department at PMS College of Dental Science and Research has a dedicated team of faculty members who train students by organizing academic lectures, projects, workshops and hands on training. It has separate Girls and Boys Hostels with standard quality of food and lodging facilities. Students can also stay on their own near by residential areas. Standard cost of living here goes around Rs. 7000 (Rent-Rs. 3000+ Food Rs. 2500+ Transportation Rs. 1500) per month.