Our Vice Chancellor
I am happy to write this message for the KLE Academy of Higher Education and Research, Deemed-to-be-University’s, V. K. Institute of Dental Sciences, Belagavi, Karnataka. Established in 1985, KLE’s V. K. Institute of Dental Sciences (VKIDS) is a premier Dental College in the country imparting high-quality UG, PG and Post Doctorate Education, not only to the students from this part of the country but from across India & also Internacional Students. The college is known for its experienced, committed & caring faculty, excellent infrastructure with all the modem gadgets for teaching & training as well as patient care. KLE & VKIDS are known for its robust, updated, need-based and student-friendly curricula. The Teaching-Learning activities are student-centered & student-friendly with ample opportunities for interactivity and hands-on learning. The technology is used widely for imparting instructions & strategies like blended learning, flipped classroom, simulation-based training, etc. were already in practice and were Immensely beneficial to students particularly in this COVID 19 pandemic. The students here also get ample opportunities to learn the fine art of dentistry, special sessions are conducted on Communication Skills, Ethics, Professionalism, Introduction to Research & Scientific writing among others. The dental college hospital serves the needy, underserved population in the city of Belagavi & surrounding areas with quality dental treatment across all the specialties at very nominal costs or at no cost. The hospital not only serves as an excellent patient care facility but also for teaching & training of dental students and with ample clinical workload, students get wide experience of seeing and treating all the dental conditions.
at KLE believe in holistic development of students, so cul:ural, extra-curricular, co-curricular, sports, literary etc. activities are a part of campus life of the students. The KLE University Campus is clean and green, safe & provide for the perfect academic environment for the students to flourish & bloom. All the stake-holders inciuding parents, alumni, stucents, faculty, administration etc. are involved in the dec’sion making process. We have a strong & effective feedback system to constantly improve and make progress. Our alumni are placed all over the world and all of them are doing exceedingly well. Our students & our alumni are our biggest source of strength and are the real ambassadors of the brand KLE. We at the University have many unique distinctions. KLE is one of the top University in the country. It’s successively ranked with ‘A’ Grade by NAAC, K-SURF (2nd in Karnataka), our NIRF ranking is also between 50 to 65 across all the Universities in the country. We also have a good ranking by agencies like QS, THE etc. Popular magazines (India Total, The Week etc.) rank us as one of the top university in the country. So with all this, we invite you to be part of the KLE family. Come explore the opportunities at KLE, not only in the field of Dentistry but in all health sciences PROFESSIONALS streams and join us for a bright future.