Dental Medicine

The Dental Medicine program, better known in Europe as Stomatology, studies the principles of dental care in a clinical and scientific context. Upon completion of this degree students will have knowledge of the structure, setup, functions, and disfunctions of the maxillo-facial area. Training in Europe lasts some 5 years, while the same training takes up at least 7-8 years in USA and Australia.

Subjects studied:

  • General Anatomy;
  • Clinical Diagnostics and Treatment;
  • Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology;
  • Physiology;
  • Infectious Diseases;
  • Oral- and Maxillo-Facial Surgery;
  • Preventive Stomatology;
  • Tooth Anatomy;
  • Endodontics and Cariology;
  • Operational Dental Treatment and Endodontics;
  • General Tooth Pathology;
  • Parodontics.

You may pursue a career as:

  • Dentist;
  • Dental Technician.

Dentistry – Rankings 2018

GR = General Ranking
GER = General Employability Ranking

1The University of Hong KongChina (N5 in Asia)Hong Kong2620
2King’s College LondonUKLondon2363
3University of MichiganUSAAnn Arbor (Detroit)2125
4Academic Centre for DentistryNetherlandsAmsterdamXX
5Tokyo Medical & Dental UniversityJapanTokyo367X
6Karolinska InstitutetSwedenStockholmX251-300
7University of BernSwitzerlandBern167X
8UCL (University College London)UKLondon717
9KU LeuvenBelgiumLeuven7182
10University of GothenburgSwedenGothenburg283301-500
11University of ZurichSwitzerlandZurich7394
12Harvard UniversityUSABoston33
13University of North CarolinaUSAChapel Hill (Raleigh)8072
14University of WashingtonUSASeattle6164
15New York University (NYU)USANew York5211
16Peking UniversityChinaBeijing3815
17Universidade de Sao PauloBrasil(N3 in Latin AmericaSao Paulo12161
18University of PennsylvaniaUSAPhiladelphia1922
19University of BirminghamUKBirmingham8486
20University of British ColumbiaCanadaVancouverXX
21Aarhus UniversityDenmarkAarhus119111-120
22University of ManchesterUKManchester3433
23University of GenevaSwitzerlandGeneva98251-300
24The University of MelbourneAustraliaMelbourne417
25University of California, LA (UCLA)USALos Angeles332
26Seoul National UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul36X
27University of California, San FranciscoUSASan FranciscoXX
28University of OtagoNew ZealandSt Dunedin151301-500
29University of CopenhagenDenmarkCopenhagen73131-140
30Complutense University of MadridSpainMadrid23388
31Universidade Estadual de CampinasBrasil(N2 in Latin AmericaCampinas182201-250
32The University of AdelaideAustraliaAdelaide109171-180
33Malmo UniversitySwedenMalmoXX
34Sichuan UniversityChinaChengdu551-600X
35The University of SydneyAustraliaSydney504
36Wuhan UniversityChinaWuhan282251-300
37UNESPBrasilSao Paulo491-500X
38University of MinnesotaUSAMinneapolis163141-150
39Columbia UniversityUSANew York1812
40Boston UniversityUSABoston8151
41Newcastle UniversityUKNewcastle161151-160
42Osaka UniversityJapanOsaka6376
43Radboud UniversityNetherlandsNijmegen204X
44University of TorontoCanadaToronto3115
45King Said University Universität MünchenSaudi ArabiaRiydh221301-500
46Ludwig-Maximilians Universität MünchenGermanyMunich6692
47Yonsei UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul2363
48University of OsloNorwayOslo142191-200
49University of Milan CarolinaItalyMilan325X
50University of Southern CarolinaUSALos Angeles13259