B. Sc Dental Mechanic

We are all familiar with the profession called Mechanic. So who is a Mechanic? A skilled professional who knows how to repair damaged or non working devices and machines. We are familiar with mechanic who repairs electronic devices, automobiles machines etc. There is also a mechanic in the medical field and they are called Dental mechanic. Dental mechanic repairs equipments and machines used to do dental procedures. A dental mechanic is a part of the dental surgeon team who assists dental surgeons while performing dental procedures.

Eligibility criteria for B. Sc Dental Mechanic

Students must have successfully completed their 12th grade board examinations with 50% marks average in science subjects like chemistry, physics, biology & mathematics.

Apart from educational eligibility, a student must also have the following characteristics.

  • Detail oriented
  • Interest towards the mechanisms of devices and machines
  • A quick learner
  • A good team player


B.  Sc Dental mechanics is a full time two year course. The duration is divided into four semesters. The subjects covered in the course are

  • Full dentures
  • Partial dentures
  • Fixed bridges
  • Dental technology
  • Operating relevant equipment
  • Medical records management
  • Clinic management