Program name/academic level: Dentistry, DMD
Institution: University of Debrecen
Faculty: Faculty of Dentistry
Duration: 10 semesters
Starting date: September
Language requirements: English language proficiency (assessed at the compulsory entrance examination)
Academic requirements: high school certificate; entrance examination in Biology and Physics/Chemistry (written and oral)
Short description: Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree is granted upon completion of the course. The degree is accepted in the whole EU and several other countries around the world. This five-year program offers a high standard of knowledge and skills for dental surgeons.
A thorough understanding of the basic medical sciences is gained during the 1st year, which is complimented with specific dental subjects (Odontology, Preventive Dentistry, Dental Materials and Technics). The program encompasses Anatomy Histology, Physiology and Behavioral Sciences in the 2nd year.
Disciplines exploring the theoretical background of oral diseases, such as Pathology, Pathophysiology and Microbiology are taught in the 3rd year. In the same year, Propedeutics of Clinical Dentistry introduces various dental procedures and techniques involved in the clinical treatment of patients. Students are introduced to all clinical dental fields (Restorative Dentistry, Prosthetic Dentistry, Periodontology, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics).
From the 4th year, students take responsibility for treating their own patients in small-group practice classes under the close supervision of staff members. Some other clinical medical sciences are also included in the curriculum.
By the end of the 5th year students who have passed all examinations and successfully defended their theses are awarded a D.M.D. degree.
For further detailed information about the curriculum and subject requirements please check the course Bulletin.
Tuition Fee: 16.000 USD/year (plus a fee of 2 200 USD/year or 1200 USD/semester from the 3rd year on covering the costs of materials)
One time fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD
University of debrecen
H-4032 Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1.
Phone: +36 (52) 258-058