comenius university
Degrees: Medicine, dentistry
Place: Bratislava, Slovakia
Language: English
Application Procedure: Admission exam
Recognition: Adaptation to the Bologna Process, recognized in the EU, European Economic Area and other countries


Medicine: The study of medicine offers a deep education in the sciences, based on humans and ethics. The education comprises theoretical essentials of organism and their functions. The further lessons are based on this foundation, which approach etiology, pathogenesis of pathological diseases and their treatment. The training is being completed by diagnostics and prevention of diseases. The study at the Comenius University combines theoretical and practical knowledge, in order to specialize after studies. In the third year, the students can apply the learned theory and put it into practice.

Dentistry: The study of dentistry comprises diagnostics, prevention and treatment of diseases, especially the most frequent chronic diseases, and their complications. Beyond that, the students will get to know other diseases. Additionally, a thorough basis of general medicine is being mediated, because it is of elementary importance for the disease prevention. During the medical study course, the practical part begins in the third year, so that you can apply and practice the theoretical learned content.


The Comenius University is located in the center of Bratislava, which is the biggest city in the country. It has 420.000 inhabitants and is located directly at the Danube River, bordering to Austria and Hungary. The Austrian border is just 5 kilometers away and Vienna the capital of Austria only 55 kilometers. This is the reason why Bratislava is highly recommended city, because you cannot only discover Bratislava itself, but you can visit many different cities.


In order to be admitted for studying medicine or dentistry at the Comenius University, you have to pass an admission exam. You can find more information about the admission procedure and the exam here.


The degree is adapted to the Bologna Process and is recognized in the EU, the European Economic Area, US and many other countries. If you want more information just click here.