Sharavathi Dental College & Hospital, located in Shimoga (Karnataka), came into existence in 1992. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and Indian Dental Association (IDA). The college has also gained the recognition from Dental council of India (DCI) and Government of India in 2001.
The college offers five years of undergraduate degree level Bachelor’s of Dental Surgery (BDS) course. Sharavathi Dental College & Hospital intends to train aspirants as well-qualified and skilled dentist. In order to accomplish its aim, the dental college focuses on imparting clinical experience along with theoretical knowledge to the aspirants. The college, part of Sharavathi group of institutions, is spread over a sprawling area of 40 acres of land.
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 Bidar 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.