The foundation stone wes laid on 23rd oct 1996 by the hon'ble Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Sh. Virbhadra Singh. The first batch of 50 students was admitted in year 1999. Since then 10 batches has been admitted and already 5 batches have graduated from the Institution.
This institution has a 500 hundred bedded modern hospital and a fantastic, well equipped with gadgets 700 seating capacity audotorium both of which were dedicated to the public.
This multi speciality Institute cum Hospital having different departments.
Himachal Pradesh Medical College (HPMC) was established in year 1966. Himachal Pradesh Medical College was renamed Indira Gandhi Medical College(IGMC) in year 1984. IGMC is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. With the establishment of Medical college in the state.
IGMC Shimla has also been granted the status of Regional Cancer Center by the Govt. of India.It has also been one of the best Hospital in Himachal Pradesh.
HDC is recognized by Government of India and Government of Himachal Pradesh and Dental Council of India. The Institute is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University.
To develop world class professionals in Dental Health Care and make them capable of rising to the challenges, in futuristic Global environment.
HPGDC came in existance in year 1994 with the capacity of 20 students per year to the BDS course. Thereafter the intake capacity was increased to 60 admission were started from 2007-08.
MDS course have also been started from 2006-07.
Dental Mechanic Course.