Selected candidates may be admitted after the third year of the BDS course, at the discretion of the Faculty of Medicine, to study for a one-year intercalated BSc(DentSci). The Degree of BSc(DentSci) is governed by resolution 382 of the University Court which came into force on 20th October, 1993. At present the subjects available for study are Anatomical Sciences, Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology, Parasitology, Pharmacology and Physiology.
In addition, students may be admitted after the second year of the BDS course, at the discretion of the faculty of Science, to study for the Degree of BSc. Such candidates will be readmitted to the BDS course provided they resume their studies in the session immediately following that in which they completed or terminated their studies in the Faculty of Science.