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NABL Training

NABL is the constituent board of Quality Council of India. It assesses technical competence of testing including medical and calibration laboratories.

Our Postgraduates are trained to be  NABL quality managers which provides them with job opportunities in a general laboratory set up.




General Histology

Students are trained to appreciate and identify the microscopic features of different basic tissues of the body. Can pursue their job in the field of histopathology labs and other related industries


Oral Histology

Enhanced learning and understanding of the basic oral tissues, development and histology and understanding histopathological features of oral pathology in digital platform provides research opportunities in craniofacial development, material sciences and oral biology.


Oral Pathology and Oral Oncology

Competency to diagnose a wide variety of head and neck lesions, Surgical pathology reporting on par with global standards.

Legal aspects of Forensic Odontology.

Our Postgraduate undergo training in the Legal aspects of forensic Odontology.  The course is conducted in collaboration with the Saveetha School of Law. The lectures are conducted by the faculty of law school covering important legal aspects of Forensic Odontology.


Fellowship in Cytopathology

Cytopathology is a diagnostic technique that examines cells from the various body sites. For the first time in the history of the nation, Our Postgraduates undergo a fellowship training in Cytopathology, including specimen collection, fixation, smear preparation, Slide reading and interpretation. They are well-trained in this course by Qualified General pathologists of the Saveetha Medical college. Their performance is evaluated by assessment.


Molecular Biology Training

The postgraduates are trained in Molecular Biology Methods including DNA, RNA extraction, PCR and RT-PCR analysis trained by the Ministry of Small, micro and Medium Enterprises.


Online Journal Discussions

All journal discussions are done under Schoology where the articles are posted in advance followed by an online discussion before the class room discussion. This online discussion makes them aware of the topic prior to the discussion thereby promoting critical learning and better in class interaction


Largest Archive of Histopathology Cases

The Department is proud to house the largest archive of Histopathology Slides. This gives the students a real life time experience to view cases that peers from other colleges get to see only as textbook images.


Oral Biopsy Training

The Postgraduates are trained in performing Oral Biopsy procedures. Biopsy procedures are a  part of the PG curriculum which makes them a cut above the rest.

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Surgical Pathology Grossing

Surgical Pathology Grossing in an integral part of Surgical Histopathology. Our post graduates are trained in grossing procedures of variety of head and neck Specimens. They are alternatively posted as grossing in Charge for every week. this exposure and training makes them astute in Gross Pathology


Frozen Section

The only Dental College in the Country to have a state of art Leica Cryostat offering intraoperative consultation to the Surgeons. 

The Postgraduates are posted in rotations for exposure to Frozen Section procedure.



The department houses the largest collection of Diagnostic and Research Primary Antibodies for Immunohistochemical Procedures. 

The Postgraduates are trained in house to perform Immunohistochemistry procedures. 


Hard Tissue Microtome

The department is one of the few to have a hard tissue microtome. It caters to the research work of numerous students across various disciplines from both the state as well as the entire Indian Subcontinent. 

The postgraduates are given hands on training and are posted in rotation basis for hard tissue microtomy.



Post graduates are encouraged to develop methods and software tools for understanding biological data.

Trained to build computational models of a biological process at the molecular level which can be applied for research on diseases and drug discovery.


Hematopathology and Clinical Microbiology

Emphasis is placed on understanding the pathogenesis of a disease process, use of  laboratory data for prognostic and therapeutic decision making, which aids in clinicopathological correlations.

Trained to detect, characterise and quantify micro-organisms from clinical samples enables the students to diagnose, manage and treat infectious diseases.

Enhances confidence in setting up independent clinical pathology practice.


Community Camps

Through camps, students experience and learn the community profile and needs which motivates them to design national projects assessing the oral diseases.

As a part of outreach programmes, PG students are trained to identify the potential requirements for the prevention of oral disease which enable students to identify successes and challenges of current oral healthcare delivery.


CT And MRI Imaging

Training by expert radiologists in the form of hands on training and module based learning, enhances their clinical acumen in diagnosis and treatment decision making.

Helps the students to be a referral consultant in diagnostic imaging centres.