Sree Mookambika Institute of Dental Sciences (SMIDS), founded in 1999, is one of the fastest growing Dental Colleges in South India. Sree Mookambika College of Nursing, it is the only dental college under The Tamil Nadu Dr. M G R Medical University which has a medical college within the same campus. It has an undergraduate intake of 60 students, and the Post graduate degrees began in 2002 and admit 16 students yearly.
Auditorium: The air-conditioned auditorium is 60,000 sft in size, with a large stage, and a 2500 seating capacity. This is common to all the colleges in the campus and cultural events, annual days, meetings, CMEs, conferences and inter-college events are held here.
Canteen: A large canteen for staff and students, that can seat 500 people at a time is available on campus open from 8 am to 8 pm. The canteen is a welcome break for the students and a common social meeting place.
Hostel Facility: There are 6 hostels on campus 3 separate for female UG students, CRRI and post graduates. Similarly, there are 3 hostels for male students, all under the care of a warden and individual caretaker for each hostel building. There are a total of 676 rooms for UGs, 93 rooms for PGs and 106 rooms for interns.
Library: It is fully automated with a book bank, question bank, online journals, and a photocopier.