Founded in the year 2007, Kalinga Institute of Dental Sciences (KIDS) was born out of the vision of Dr. Achyuta Samanta to set up a world class Dental college & Hospital in Bhubaneswar. Academically, the college initially had an intake of 50 undergraduate (BDS) students and later increased to 100 by the Dental Council of India (DCI) from 2011 onwards. KIDS was affiliated to Utkal University for 2 years (2007 & 2008) before becoming a part of KIIT Deemed to be University in the year 2009. The institution is recognized by the Dental Council of India and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India. Moreover, KIDS has also got approval from the DCI to start its post graduate course (MDS) from the academic year (2014) ineight specialties & from academic year 2017 in all nine specialties. In the academic year 2020 KIDS got approval from academic council of KIIT Deemed to be University to start PhD. Programs in all 9 branches of Dentistry.
- 268 Dental Chairs
- Lecture Theatres