Sree Mookambika Institute of Dental Sciences


“The Padanilam Welfare Trust” was formed in 1992 to promote social vision focussed  healthcare services for the marginalised communities and tribals, the welfare of the minority Malayalam speaking community in the region, and to provide quality Medical, Dental and Nursing Education to rural students. The culmination of the determined efforts of the trust in the field of higher medical education has borne fruit in the form of 5 educational institutions, the result of its sincere desire and determination. 

Undergraduate & Postgraduate Admissions

The Undergraduate BDS programme in Sree Mookambika Institute of Dental Sciences (SMIDS) admits 100 students per year.  More information can be gained from “Undergraduate Courses”.

SMIDS also offers Post Graduate MDS courses.  More information can be gained from “Postgraduate Courses”

Admission rules are as set by the Dr. M. G. R. Medical University, Tamil Nadu.  More information about admissions can be gained from

Our very experienced faculty have been trained in the top most Dental institutions in the country.