Name of Society & Registration No.
Pushpagiri Medical Society
Reg. No. P. 73/92
Address of the Registered Office of the Society
Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital Campus,
Tiruvalla – 689 101
Name of the Secretary of the Society
Rev. Dr. Shaji Mathews Vazhayil
Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciences started in the year 2006 with an annual intake of 50 students. The Department of Health &Family Welfare, Government of India, through the Dental Council of India,recognized this institution. The College is affiliated to the Mahatma GandhiUniversity, Kottayam, Kerala and New Batches to Kerala University of HealthSciences, KUHS. The first batch of Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciencessecured a 100% pass result in the Final BDS examination conducted by MahatmaGandhi University, Kottayam. Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciences was the onlydental college to achieve this feat among other dental colleges affiliated toMahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. Ms Varsha Jeyaprakash secured the firstrank in the Final BDS examination 2011 conducted by Mahatma Gandhi University,Kottayam.
Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciences has been elevated tothe status of a Post Graduate Institute in 2013 with the commencement of 3 PGcourses in the Departments of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge,Periodontology and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery which was approved by theMinistry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India and Dental Council ofIndia.
Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciences is housed in thesecond campus of Pushpagiri Medical Soceity, The Pushpagiri Medicity; which isjust 3 kilometers away from Tiruvalla town and is beside the state highway (S.HI) (previously Main Central Road).
The International airports Thiruvananthapuram and Cochinare 128km and 112km away in the south and north directions respectively. Thecoastal belt of the country is 25 km away in the west direction and the WesternGhats lies 70 km east of the town. Geographically, the town lies at 9.60longitude and 76.50
The vast paddy fields form the south and west boundaries ofthe college campus. The southwestern breeze ever passing through the paddyfields and patting the treetops provides a cool climate in this sceniclocation, which is quite distant from the hustle and bustle of the town.
The Pushpagiri Medical Society, a society registered underthe Travancore-Cochin Literary Scientific & Charitable Societies RegistrationAct of 1955, manages the College. The Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese ofTiruvalla (Most. Rev. Dr. Thomas Mar Koorilos) is the Patron of the society anda seven member governing board is the policy laying body of the Society. Rev DrShaji Mathews Vazhayil is the Secretary of the Society & Chairman and ChiefExecutive of Pushpagiri Medical Society And Rev. Fr. Mathew Vadakkekuttu is the director of Medicity.
Dr. Aby Mathew T is the Principal and Dr. BenleyGeorge is the Vice Principal (Administration), of Pushpagiri College of DentalSciences.