The health of the people, considered the blessings of the rich and the riches of the poor, is the foundation that supports the edifice of happiness and prosperity of a nation. A.J Institute of Dental Sciences is a brilliant, futuristic Endeavour of the Laxmi Memorial Trust(R); a premier educational organization is a brainchild of educationist & philanthropist Mr. A J Shetty. AJIDS is aimed to provide a global perspective of dental education to achieve the national objective of “Health for All”. Its enduring efforts have put Mangalore on the global map of dental education. The institution nurtures a vision “To establish as a premier institution imparting Dental education that effectively combines high academic exposure, professional outlook and commitment to humanitarian values.
An earnest effort to achieve this noble vision began with the first batch of dental students enrolled in the year 2002. AJIDS shatters all barriers of caste, religion, culture, etc and endeavors to provide quality education to all aspiring students. College is now recognized by dental council of India and ministry of health for hundred each admissions in year. For post graduate dental education in eight different specialties. The institution is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences since inspection.