For any educational institution to deliver the most superior and higher-quality of learning, requires a firm belief in the value it delivers. The Bhojia Dental College and Hospital is among few handful institutes that have grown its presence with an exclusive quality of being persistent in the quest for excellence in nurturing the individuals. The institute is a part of the Bhojia Charitable Trust for Scientific Research and Social Welfare; which envisions to advance the educational, religious and charitable objects of public nature.
A Tradition of Excellence
The Trust was established in June 1997 with its Head Office at Chandigarh. With the aforementioned cherished aspiration in view, the founding Trustees, in their first endeavor, set up Bhojia Dental College & Hospital in the state of Himachal Pradesh in 1997. Bhojia Dental College and Hospital is a private self-financing institute.
At the heart of the institute lies its belief, ‘health for all’. Its continuous endeavour to offer both excellent education and world-class health care has helped it earn many accreditations. The institute is affiliated to prestigious Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla and BDS course is recognized by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, and Department of Health. For two decades now, the Bhojia Dental College & Hospital has a tradition of turning out exceptional dentists and healthcare professionals and exceptional academic rigour.
At the Helm of the Institute
Completing two glorious decades of excellence in the field of academics, under the dynamic leadership of Sh. Vikram Bhojia, Secretary of the trust; the college has cultivated an excellent repute with the medical industry that helps the students to stay upgraded with the contemporary information and happenings. The disciplined and ethical approach has gained the institute a national stature. “We are fortunate to share a cordial relationship with industry professionals and organizations. This highly leads us to the path of excellence and more opportunities,” adds Mr. Vikram.
The constant support and encouragement from the college’s President, Sh. R. K. Gupta has been a driving force. “We believe that one should not remain satisfied with his welfare but should regard his welfare as a part and parcel of the welfare of all. In matters which affect the well-being of all, a person should give a subordinate place to his likings,” shares Mr. Vikram.
Care and Education Go Hand-in-Hand
Now that we established how this institute is unique and stand apart from others. Let us how its curriculum is shaping aspiring dentists and healthcare professionals for the future. The college is duly approved and recognized by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi and affiliated to H. P. University, Shimla for its various courses.
The institute has the following courses:
- Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.)
- Master of Dental Surgery (M.D.S.)
- Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
- Oral Pathology
- Dental Hygienist
- Dental Mechanics
Along with offering theoretical knowledge, the institute gives equal importance to practical knowledge as well. As the college also has a hospital under its wing, it provides every type of dental treatment like major surgeries, dentures, ceramic crowns, gum treatment, restorative treatment, OPG, and Orthodontics treatments. Also, the hospital section has a full-fledged community service department with a fully equipped Mobile Dental Van. The college periodically organizes camps at villages and schools covering remote areas as a regular feature. This helps the students get hands-on medical experience and learn skills for the future.
Amenities Par Superiority
Aligned with an exceptional academic record and industry-specific curriculum, the institute also has state-of-the-art facilities. This institution is situated in the foothills of Kasauli range on a sprawling campus spreading over more than 8 acres of land at village Budh (Near Baddi), the biggest Industrial Town of Himachal Pradesh.
The lush-green campus is well equipped with the entire advanced teaching aids, Wi-Fi connectivity, and equipment. The college block consist of lecture theatres equipped with audio-visual learning aids and the students are given hands-on experience and training by experienced faculty in the various teaching departments, laboratories, as well as in the clinics of the dental hospital.
Furthermore, the institute is well equipped with advanced teaching aids and equipment. The institute also boasts to be the first and only dental college to be accredited with NAAC in the state of Himachal Pradesh. This ensures quality in both education and patient treatment. The institute is empanelled with ESI and H.P. Government, which allows an abundant inflow of patients. This allows students to actively visualize and learn about various disorders affecting the head and neck region and treat such disorders in the future. The students are given practical training and they also get a chance to treat patients owing to the good OPD of the institute. This enables them to treat a variety of patients suffering from different disorders and ultimately they become masters of the subject.
A World of Opportunities
It is the college’s tradition to turn out graduates with advanced dental knowledge and world-class medical practice. Upon graduating the students have a plethora of options ahead of them. The institute’s international collaborations with Universities in Canada, New Zealand, Japan, Malaysia allows students to study further. The students regularly visit these universities for elective postings, where they can learn dentistry from a different perspective altogether. Furthermore, the students also have the option of running their own clinical practice or joining a dental college as a teacher or as a research associate.