Study mode:On campus Study type:Full-time Languages: English
Local:$ 10 k / Year(s) Foreign:$ 10 k / Year(s) Deadline: May 25, 2025
1001+ place StudyQA ranking:8257 Duration:36 months

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Dentistry is an independent medical branch, which includes diagnostics, prevention and treatment of the diseased states of oral cavity and teeth. It includes mainly the two most commonly occurred chronic infectious diseases of the population - dental caries and periodontal diseases and their complications, as well as other states that affect oral cavity and maxillo-facial part. The extent of general medical knowledge is in the content required for health prevention with special orientation for health and diseases of oral cavity in connection with the whole organism.

Profile of the Graduate

A graduate of the Dentistry study programme acquires sufficient theoretical and practical knowledge, required skills, so that he could after completion of the study independently carry out basic tasks in preventive and therapeutic dental care.
In theory he masters the required knowledge of theoretical and pre-clinical subjects and clinical branches of medicine and mainly dentistry in the context with integrity of the whole organism.

In practice he learns the basic diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive methods, so that he will be able to carry out independently all common practical tasks and operations in oral cavity and he will apply this knowledge in his profession and practice.

He applies general medical view, multidisciplinary medical approach and follows the scientific basics of medicine. Knows the connections between the diseases of the whole organism and the diseases of oral cavity and face according to the study of general medical clinical subjects.

He is able to make complex preventive treatment plan of patient care and realizes it on the basis of contemporary knowledge from the whole complex of dental medicine subjects and organization of a dentists work.

The required level of his ability and knowledge is in accordance with the Regulation of the Council of member states of EU No. 78/686/EEC accepted by ME SR.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline May 25 Tuition fee
  • EUR 10000 Year (EEA)
  • EUR 10000 Year (Non-EEA)
Start date September 2015 Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
Duration full-time 36 months Languages Take an IELTS test
  • English
Delivery mode On Campus Educational variant Full-time

Course Content


1st class

  • Anatomy 1
  • Anatomy 2
  • Medical Biophysics
  • Biology and Human
  • Genetics 1
  • Biology and Human
  • Genetics 2
  • Dental Materials and Technologies 1
  • Physiology 1
  • Histology and
  • Embryology 1
  • Medical Chemistry for Dentistry
  • Latin Medical
  • Terminology
  • Preclinical Dentistry 1
  • Preclinical Dentistry 2
  • First Aid
  • Physical Training 1
  • Physical Training 2
  • Slovak Language 1
  • Slovak Language 2

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


2nd class

  • Dental Materials and Technologies 2
  • Histology and Embryology 2
  • Preclinical Dentistry 2
  • Preclinical Dentistry 3
  • Topographical Anatomy
  • of the Head
  • Medical Biochemistry for Dentistry 1
  • Medical Biochemistry for Dentistry 2
  • Physiology 2
  • Immunology
  • Pathological Anatomy 1
  • Pathological Physiology 1
  • Medical Microbiology 1
  • Medical Microbiology 2
  • Medical Ethics
  • Physical Training 3
  • Physical Training 4
  • Slovak Language 3
  • Slovak Language 4

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


3rd class

  • Dental Materials and Technologies 2
  • Dental Materials and Technologies 3
  • Pharmacology 1
  • Pharmacology 2
  • Pathological
  • Anatomy 2
  • Pathological
  • Physiology 2
  • Medical Psychology
  • and communication
  • with patients
  • Internal Propedeutics 1
  • Internal Propedeutics 2
  • Surgical Propedeutics 1
  • Surgical Propedeutics 2
  • Preclinical Dentistry 4
  • Preclinical Dentistry 5
  • Preventive Dentistry 1
  • Restorative Dentistry 1
  • Dentoalveolar Surgery 1
  • Dental Prosthetics 1
  • Dental Radiology
  • Physical Training 5
  • Physical Training 6
  • Slovak Language

Compulsory practice

Practice in an Out-patient dental clinic and Lab.

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


4th class

  • Dentoalveolar Surgery 2
  • Dentoalveolar Surgery 3
  • Endodontics 1
  • Endodontics 2
  • Dental Prosthetics 2
  • Dental Prosthetics 3
  • Orthodontics 1
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine 1
  • Internal Medicine 2
  • Surgery 1
  • Surgery 2
  • ORL
  • Ophthalmology
  • Diploma work 1

Compulsory practice

  • Practice in Out-patient
  • DentalClin.
  • Practice-Surgery
  • Practice-Internal Medicine

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


5th class

  • Maxillofacial Surgery 1
  • Maxillofacial Surgery 2
  • Dental Prosthetics 4
  • Dental Prosthetics 5
  • Restorative Dentistry 4
  • Restorative Dentistry 5
  • Periodontology 1
  • Periodontology 2
  • Orthodontics 2
  • Orthodontics 3
  • Managment of a
  • Dental Practice
  • Gerodontology
  • Internal Medicine 3
  • Internal Medicine 4 incl.
  • Surgery 3
  • Surgery 4
  • Gynaecology and
  • Obstetrics
  • Paediatrics
  • Dermatovenerology
  • Diploma work 2
  • Diploma work 3

Compulsory practice

Practice in Out-patient Dental Clin.

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


6 th class

  • Maxillofacial Surgery 3
  • Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Dentistry 1
  • Orthopaedic Dentistry 2
  • Terapeutic Dentistry 1
  • Terapeutic Dentistry 2
  • Preventive Dentistry 2
  • Paediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontology 3
  • Periodontology 4
  • Orthodontics 4
  • Orthodontics 5
  • Epidemiology
  • Hygiene
  • Social Medicine
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Diploma work
  • Diploma work
  • Defence of the Thesis

TOGETHER 60 ECTS credits


Qualified graduates of established high school or colleges are eligible for taking entrance examination to the first year of the medical curriculum. The applicant have to submit the application form, together with all the necessary enclosures to the address:

tudijné oddelenie - referát pre zahraniných tudentov
Dekanát LF UK
pitalska 24
813 72 Bratislava

Required Documents

Applicants must submit the following documents:

  • signed Application Form
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE) - with official translation into Slovak language. Please note that the School report should include all grade results obtained during your studies,
  • Birth Certificate (with official translation into Slovak Language),
  • Certificate about vaccination against hepatitis B (Under Article 25 (2), In accordance with Study rules of the Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava regarding health safety and health protection, student must undergo obligatory vaccination against B hepatitis.
  • photocopy of the Passport,
  • 3 pictures passport size,
  • Validation of GCE

Entrance Examination Fee

The applicants have to pay for the Entrance Examination administration. The payment is 70 . After receiving Application Form - duly completed and signed, the Study Office will send the invoice for 70 together with all details for bank transfer to each applicant by post and by e-mail. Each applicant has to provide the confirmation of the payment latest one week before the Entrance Examination by mail (scanned copy).

Entrance Examination Topic

Chemistry and Biology (multiple choice tests, MCQs)

The test is in the written form in English language and consists 100 questions on Biology and 100 questions on Chemistry. Test questions will be chosen randomly by the computer and the set of questions (in the sealed envelope) will be distributed randomly to the applicants. The examination answer sheets will be scaned and evaluated by the computer at CUFM avoiding any personal interference during evaluation. Proficiency in English language is one of the entry requirements at the Faculty of Medicine. We would like to remind you that the acceptance to the studies at Comenius University Faculty of Medicine is conditioned by successful passing of the entrance examinations.

The accepted applicants have to pay the deposit of 1.000 . The deposit guarantees your place for the coming academic year, it is not refundable but it will be subtracted from the tuition fee for the first academic year (all the other necessary information will be given on the day of Entrance Examination and by e-mail).

Booklet with questions for Entrance Examination

The revision booklet to the applicants for General Medicine and Dentistry studies at Comenius University Faculty of Medicine in Bratislava contains 500 biology example questions and the 500 chemistry example questions that are recommended to revise for meeting the Entrance Examination requirements. The prize for the booklet is 15 Euro.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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