Welcome to DAPM RV Dental College

About College

DA Pandu Memorial RV Dental College is one of the premier dental institutes in India. Established in 1992 as RV Dental College it was renamed in honour of  its former Hon.  Secretary ,the late Sri. D A Pandu.   It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka and is  recognized by Dental Council of India .It has received the prestigious NAAC A grade.  Run by the Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust which was founded in 1940 and which has over 19 institutions under its umbrella. Read More


Dr. Asha R. Iyengar, Principal

Principal's Desk

At the outset I would like to thank you on behalf of Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust and D A Pandu Memorial R V Dental College, for the interest in our institution. Over the last two decades, our institute has shown steady progress and is now considered as one of the leading and most sought-after private dental colleges in the country. This is reflected by the NAAC ‘A’ grade accreditation that the college has received, and also by the fact that it is the  college of choice for most highly ranked NEET students. Read More

Courses Offered

Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Recognised by Dental Council of India
NAAC " A" grade
MOU With Showa University, Japan
DA Pandu Memorial RV Dental College is proud to announce the signing of an MOU with University of Pacific ,Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry ,San Francisco USA with an agreement for fostering academic and educational exchange programs between the two institutions.
Induction of the Rotaract Club of D.A.P.M RV Dental College on 30th March 2022 which included the Installation of the president, office bearers and members for the year 2021-22.
DA Pandu Memorial RV Dental College was part of the National Health Fest for Divyangyan- We care which was held on the occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav conducted by Special Olympics Bharat on 7th April 2022. As part of this program students and faculty of the institution were part of the Special Smiles Dental Health Screening conducted at the institution for 373 differently abled children.


• Scholarship available for 1st year MDS aspirants in Oral Medicine and Radiology, Public health Dentistry and Oral Pathology subjects. Interested candidates may contact the Principal / Office

• 2 postgraduate students from Dept of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics have won first prize in the recently held PG Convention of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics in Rajahmundry.

• First year inauguration for the batch of 2021-2022 was held on 28th March 2022. Chief guest was Dr. Viajayalakshmi Balekundri MD,DM ,Cardiology.

• International Women’s day celebrations held in the month of March 2022 with events concluding on 23rd March 2022 with chief guest Mrs. Roopa Moudgil, IPS presiding over the function.

• Congratulations to Dr. Harikiran AG , Professor and Head Dept of Public Health Dentistry for delivering visionary Keynote address at the Karnataka State World Health Oral hygiene day for 400 State Govt Dental Health Officers.

• • 2 Post graduate students from Dept of Prosthodontics secured first prize in paper presentation and 4 students won third place in quiz competition organized at the IPS PG convention in Dharwad.

• Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery conducted a live webinar on " Dental Procedures in a Known Cardiac Patient and Personal Heart Healthy Habits " on 15-11-2021.

• Lecture by our alumni Dr. Sagar Bhargava on “Career opportunities for Dental Graduates “ on 10-11-2021.

• Dept of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry conducted a live webinar on " Oral Pathological Conditions in Tods and Teens " on 9-11-2021 .

Congratulations to Dr.Srija and Dr. Lathashree , postgraduate students of Dept of Oral Medicine and Radiology for winning the first and third prize respectively for JAM competition organized by Karnataka Branch of IAOMR on the occasion of World Radiology Day held on 8-11-2021.

Congratulations to Dr. Sudhir and Dr. Anantharaj of Dept of Pedodontics for receiving patent on a device called “Portable Pressure Regulator”

Congratulations to our postgraduate student Dr. Reshmi Nair from Dept of Periodontics for receiving 2nd Prize for paper presentation at World Dental Virtual Conference 2021 held from 27-10-21 to 31-10-2021 .

Congratulations to our faculty Dr. Jyotsna from Dept of Public Health Dentistry for receiving Best poster award at the NCHPE conference 2021 held on 26-10-21

Congratulations to Dr. Payal Mishra for receiving a gold medal for the highest marks in First year BDS and the students of DAPM RV Dental College for securing 44 ranks (41 UG ranks and 3 PG ranks ) in the recently concluded 24th Annual Convocation of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences held on 30th April 2022 !!!!
D.A Pandu Memorial RV Dental College (DAPMRVDC) has signed an MOU with Abhalashrama, Basavangudi , Bangalore ,which is a non-profit charitable registered organisation providing shelter for destitute women and orphaned girls. Our institution will provide free dental check-up and treatment, in their premises.
Congratulations to Dr. Apoorva Basur ,our alumni student ,Batch of 2013-2018 for securing 191th rank at the recently announced UPSC ranks.

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