SJDC Duggirala 2020-21: Admission, Fees, Cutoff, Courses & Much More!

    Saint Joseph Dental College Duggirala
    Saint Joseph Dental College Duggirala

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    St Joseph Dental College Duggirala is one of the reputed Private Dental Colleges in Andhra Pradesh. The college is popularly known as Duggirala Dental College and was founded in the year 2002-03. The college is affiliated with Dr NTR University of Health Sciences Vijayawada and is approved by Dental Council of India, Govt. of India.

    The College was established with an objective of fortification the weakest section of the Nation, i.e. Rural population. Saint Joseph Dental College Duggirala was started to serve students with the best dental care and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Now the college has become synonyms with one of the Best Govt. Dental Colleges in Duggirala, Eluru.

    St Joseph Dental College Duggirala

    College Summary

    Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of SJDC Duggirala.

    College Name St. Joseph Dental College Duggirala
    Popular Name SJDC Duggirala, Duggirala Dental College, Joseph dental college
    Location Duggirala, Andhra Pradesh
    Establishment 2002-03
    College Type  Private
    Affiliated to Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    Affiliated by Dental Council of India (DCI)
    Courses offered
    • BDS
    • MDS
    Hostel Facilities Yes
    Rating 3.9/5
    Official Website
    Category Dental College in Andhra Pradesh


    In this article, we will provide you with the detailed information about St Joseph Dental College Duggirala (SJDC Duggirala) Fees Structure, Course offered, Admission Procedure, Placement Stats, Cut-off, Facilities available and complete college review.

    Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement

    • Affiliated with:– Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    • Approved by: –DCI
    • Aid Status:-Private


    • Academic Block
    • Hospital Block
    • Lecture Halls
    • Examination Hall
    • Library
    • Staff
    • Hostel
    • Auditorium
    • Sporting Excellence
    • Looking beyond academics
    • Ragging & Tobacco-Free Campus
    • Bank
    • Teaching Aids
    • Pantry
    • Satellite Dental Clinics
    • Mobile Dental Clinic
    • Games and Gymnastics

    Dental Chairs Details

    No.Of Dental Chairs Academic Year
    312 2016-17

    College Infrastructure Details

    Academic Year Constructed Area(In sq. ft.) Non-Constructed Area(In sq. ft.) Total Area(In sq. ft.)
    2016-17 278377.43 210365.77 488743.2

    Hostel Details

    No. of Boy’s Hostels Total Capacity No. Of Girl’s Hostels Total Capacity Academic Year
    1 150 1 350 2016-17

    Course Essential Certificates

    Course Name Speciality Certificate Type Letter No Issue Date Issuing Authority
    BDS N/A Recognition Letter NO.V.12017/28/2001-P 21 May 2007 Govt. of India
    MDS Conservative Dentistry State/UT Essentiality Letter NO.V.12580/15/2007-D 21 May 2007 HN &FW Dept Govt of Andhra Pradesh
    MDS Oral Medicine State/UT Essentiality Letter NO.V.12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 HN &FW Dept Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
    MDS Oral Pathology State/UT Essentiality Letter NO 12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Orthodontics State/UT Essentiality Letter NO 12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Pedodontics State/UT Essentiality Letter NO 12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Periodontics State/UT Essentiality Letter NO 12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Prosthodontics State/UT Essentiality Letter NO/12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Oral Surgery State/UT Essentiality Letter NO/12580/E2/2007- 14 Jul 2007 Govt of Andhra Pradesh HM & FW Dept
    MDS Oral Medicine Recognition Letter NO.V.12017/2014-DE 26 Sep 2014 Govt of India

    Courses Offered & Seat Details (Intake Capacity)

    Course Speciality Academic Year Approved Seats Recognised Seats Ews Seats Intake Capacity Permitted Seats Admitted Seats
    MDS Periodontics 2019-20 0 3 3 3 3
    MDS Pedodontics 2019-20 0 5 5 5 5
    MDS Oral Surgery 2019-20 0 3 3 3 3
    MDS Prosthodontics 2019-20 0 3 3 3 3
    MDS Conservative Dentistry 2019-20 0 5 5 5 5
    MDS Orthodontics 2019-20 0 3 3 3 3
    MDS Oral Pathology 2019-20 0 3 3 3 0
    MDS Oral Medicine 2019-20 0 3 3 3 2
    BDS N/A 2019-20 0 100 0 100 100 0
    MDS Periodontics 2018-19 0 3 3 3 3

    Faculty & Staff

    The college provides a good ratio of well trained and highly educated faculty members equipped with all the modern technology. It also provides sufficient numbers of non-technical staffs to provide an ambience of self-learning to the students. The college is committed to uplift the health care education and output delivery system for the people of the country.

    Admission Process

    • For Admission in UG, courses Candidate can apply to the college through their NEET UG dental Scorecard.
    • For Admission in PG, courses Candidate can apply to the college through their NEET PG dental Scorecard.
    • Admission Seekers must full fill all the required eligibility criteria made under the admission Guidelines.


    Age Criteria

    Aspirants should have completed the minimum age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/ BDS Course.

    Eligibility Criteria

    UG Courses

    • (10+2) or High School Senior Secondary exam by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or any equivalent exam conducted by any State Board or Equivalent.
    • He/She should have secured a minimum of 50% Aggregate marks in PCB/Biotechcombined.

    PG Courses

    • Admission Seekers must have a BDS degree from a dental college recognized by DCI and completed an internship
    • Merit in the NEET PG exam.

    SJDC Duggirala Fees Structure

    Course  Fees (Annual)
    BDS N/A
    MDS N/A

    *** Fees Will be Updated Soon…


    The scholarships recognise merit and talent of students. Students may apply for the Scholarships at the beginning of the academic year. College may offer a scholarship to a deserving candidate under the following categories.

    • College / University Merit Scholarships.
    • Students belonging to the economically weaker sections may ask for fee concession (*depends on the college administrations).
    • Merit cum means based scholarships are also awarded by the college to deserving students.
    • Merit & National Scholarships for brilliant students under Central & State Govt.

    Important Note: The amount of scholarship to be given or the decision of scholarship to be grant is solely under the consideration of college administration.

    Candidates can get many such scholarships updates by the Edufever Scholarship website.


    The College Cut-off is the minimum marks prescribed by the selection board for the admission of students. Merit list will be designed on these Cutoff scores. Aspirants who apply for the Institute needs to clear the Cutoff for various courses.

    NEET 2020 Cutoff (Expected)

    • Aspirants are required to obtain minimum qualifying percentile marks in NEET 2020 entrance examination in order to qualify for further admission process.
    • Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC are required to obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AIQ and state counselling process.
    • Aspirants who belong to UR category are required to score equivalent to at least 50thpercentile

    NEET 2019 Qualifying Percentile

    Category Qualifying Percentile Cutoff scores
    UR 50th Percentile 701-134
    OBC/SC/ST 40th Percentile 133-107
    UR-PH 45th Percentile 133-120
    OBC/SC/ST 40th Percentile 119-107

    NEET Cut off 2018

    Category Minimum Qualifying Percentile Marks Range No. of Candidates Qualified
    Unreserved (UR) 50th Percentile 691-119 6,34,897*
    Unreserved Physically Handicapped (UR-PH) 45th Percentile 118-107 205
    Scheduled Caste (SC) 40th Percentile 118-96 17,209
    Scheduled Tribe (ST) 40th Percentile 118-96 7,446
    Other Backward Classes (OBC) 40th Percentile 118-96 54,653
    SC-PH 40th Percentile 106-96 36
    ST-PH 40th Percentile 106-96 12
    OBC-PH 40th Percentile 106-96 104

    Andhra Pradesh NEET 2020 Counselling

    A candidate can visit the official portal of Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Andhra Pradesh to get themselves registered for NEET 2020 Andhra Pradesh State Counselling.

    Counselling Procedure

    Before we speak the counselling procedure for Andhra Pradesh NEET 2020, Let us first have a look at the Type of NEET Counselling 2020 for state and AIQ quota.

    Type of NEET Counselling Counselling Body
    NEET Counselling for 15% AIQ Seats (except in Jammu & Kashmir) in Government medical and dental colleges DGHS, on behalf of MCC
    NEET Counselling for 85% State Quota seats in DU colleges (MAMC, LHMC, UCMS) DGHS, on behalf of MCC
    NEET Counselling for all the seats in Central and Deemed Universities including BDS at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi DGHS, on behalf of MCC
    NEET Counselling for IP Quota seats in ESIC Colleges DGHS, on behalf of MCC
    NEET Counselling for Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) DGHS, on behalf of MCC and AFMC Pune
    NEET Counselling for 85% State Quota seats (all the seats in case of Jammu & Kashmir) and state private colleges Respective State Counselling Authorities

    The entire process of counselling can be best explained by the below-mentioned flowchart.

    Counselling Procedure for AIQ Quota.

    Candidate applying for Medical/Dental Colleges in Andhra Pradesh must have to register themselves for the NEET counselling 2020. Counselling of NEET 2020 for All India Quota will be conducted in two rounds in online mode. The counselling will consist of these steps.

    • Candidate Registration: Register to the official website.
    • Choice Filling and Locking (Round 1): You have to choose the courses and colleges of your preference and finally lock-in the preferences in the online portal.
    • Seat Allotment Result (Round 1): The seat allotment will be published online on the basis of available vacancies and candidate’s choices.
    • Reporting to college: Those who will be allotted a seat in the first round, will be required to either reject the allotted seat or report to the allotted college and complete the admission formalities.
    • New Registration (Round 2): For candidates who couldn’t register in the first round of counselling.
    • Fresh Choice Filling and Locking (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
    • Seat Allotment Result (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
    • Reporting to college (Round 2): Here it is to be noted that, those who will be allotted a seat in the second round of counselling (15% AIQ Quota) will not be permitted to vacate their seats as per the orders made by the Supreme court of India.

    Documents Required

    Candidates who will be allotted a seat to this college will be asked to report with following documents to complete the admission formalities.

    • Admit Card
    • Scorecard or Rank Letter
    • Class 10 certificate and mark sheet (for date of birth)
    • Class 12 certificate and mark sheet
    • ID proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
    • Eight passport size photographs
    • Provisional Allotment Letter
    • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
    • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

    Ranking and Reputation

    Name of Institute Saint Joseph Dental College Duggirala
    Rating 3.9/5
    Reputation Excellent
    Education 4.1/5
    Faculty Good
    Infrastructure Excellent

    Contact Details

    Saint Joseph Dental College Duggirala
    Address: Duggirala, Eluru West Godavari District Andhra Pradesh- 534003
    Telephone No: 0881227763
    Mobile No: 9440130998
    Email Id: [email protected]
    Official Website:

    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    Q.1: Who is eligible for NEET-UG 15% All India Quota Counseling?
    All candidates who have qualified for All India Quota seats on the basis of their rank in NEET UG conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (NTA) except J&K. Eligible candidates may download the Rank letter/ Result from NTA website. The cutoff rank of eligible candidates is also available on this website under the heading of notice. For this year cut off rank for 15% All India Quota is same as that of MCI/DCI cutoff Read Also

    Q.2: Who is eligible for Deemed Universities Counseling?
    All candidates who have qualified for All India Quota seats on the basis of their rank in NEET UG conducted by the NTA. Including candidates from J&K.

    Q.3: Who are Eligible for Central Universities Counseling?
    1) Delhi University: – 15% Seats will be contributed to All India
    Quota & for the rest 85% seats, candidates who have studied 11th & 12th grade in Delhi are eligible for Institutional Quota of 85%.
    2) Aligarh Muslim University (AMU):- will have 50% Institutional reservation for the
    candidates who have studied from their schools for the last 3 years. The rest 50% of seats will be open to all eligible candidates for NEET.
    3) BHU:- The Eligibility criteria for BHU, will be all candidates who are eligible for NEET
    counselling will be eligible to participate in BHU Counseling for all seats of BHU.
    4) Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi: 03 seats of BDS are under
    the internal quota of Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi and 47 (forty-seven) seats of BDS as per the category mentioned in seat matrix are open to all.
    5) VMMC & SJH: 15% +AIR seats of Institute Quota for AIQ and rest for candidates of
    Delhi who have studied 11th and 12th standard in Delhi

    Q4: How do I get a password for logging in?
    Ans: During the process of online registration you will generate a password as per password policy, which will be shown to you when you register and create a password. Please remember your password till the end of All India Quota admission process; otherwise, you will not be able to participate in the counselling/admission process.

    Q.5: How much time will I be given to join the allotted college?
    Ans: Candidates allotted seats will be required to join the allotted college/course within stipulated time which is mentioned in counselling schedule. In some of the colleges/ universities,2-3 days’ time is required to complete admission formalities. Therefore, candidates are advised to contact allotted college immediately after the declaration of result of counselling allotment process, to know the details. If the candidate fails to join the allotted Medical/Dental College within a stipulated time, then the allotted seat will be cancelled.

    Q.6: What documents are required at the time of online counselling?
    Ans: Since it is an online allotment (Online Counseling) process, no documents will be required for participating in the online allotment process during the Registration process.

    Q.7: Is it necessary to join allotted Medical/Dental College of Round 1 to get a chance to participate in Round 2?
    Ans: No candidates need not report or join the allotted college of Round 1 since there is a free exit. However, if they want to hold the Round 1 seat they can join the college of Round 1 and give up-gradation willingness for Round 2.

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