Study at Comenius University Faculty of Medicine

High quality education of medical students is central to our mission.
Currently the Comenius University Faculty of Medicine offers two main undergraduate study programmes: General Medicine and Dentistry both in 6 year day-time doctoral study in Slovak or in English languages. No external undergraduate doctoral programmes are offered.

The standard course of study lasts six years (12 semesters). Each academic year starts in September and lasts till the end of August of the following year. The academic year is divided into two semesters, winter semester (spread over September till February) and summer semester (spread over February till August).

After passing the state examination the graduate is conferred the degree MUDr. - Medicinae universae doctor (Doctor of Medicine) and MDDr. – Medicinae Dentale Doctor (Doctor of Dentistry) respectively.

Since the academic year 2001/2002 the credit system has been introduced that is compatible with the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS).

First to third year’s courses provide theoretical and pre-clinical lectures, labs and practical classes, the remainder of the fourth and sixth years include diverse clinical experiences.

The tuition-fee in undergraduate programmes for one academic year is  9.000 (nine thousand) EUR for the General Medicine and 10.000 (ten thousand) EUR for the Dentistry.

For detailed information follow the Study regulations bulletin. For brief information follow the  Basic study information.

Our Faculty of Medicine offers the possibility of the advanced degrees in postgraduate PhD programmes and Residency Training Programmes.


The list of accredited study programmes







Form of Study


length of

Study in years


General Medicine

7.1.1. General


prof. MUDr. P. Labaš, CSc.

prof. MUDr. P. Babál, CSc.

prof. MUDr. P. Ponťuch,PhD.

full time




7.2.1. Dentistry

prof. MUDr. Lydie Izakovičová Hollá, PhD.

full time




General Medicine - characteristics of the Study programme

Dentistry - characteristics of the Study programme