Area of Studies

medical sciences



Degree (in English)

Doctor of Dental Medicine/ Lekarz dentysta

  • English
Course Duration

5-year Dental Program (10 semesters)

ECTS points



Faculty od Medicine and Dentistry, English Dentistry Division, Medical University of Warsaw

Tuition and Other Fees

The tuition fee for students beginning their studies in the academic year 2023/2024 amounts to 17 500 EUR.

The application fee depends on the way candidates plan to complete the admission process:

*22 EUR – if they want to write the Medical University of Warsaw (MUW) competency test

*19 EUR – if they want to submit BMAT, MCAT, UKCAT or GAMSAT score or if they hold a Bachelor of Science (BSc) or Master of Science (MSc) degree.  

Application Deadline(s)

June 30, 2023

Course Description

Course Profile

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry in Warsaw maintains its position as the leading place to study dentistry in Poland. 

Over a full-time five years of study students obtain a DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine) degree whose program of study conforms to the European Union standards of dental education. 

The first years generally give a solid grounding in basic sciences for your future field of practice. From the third year you will begin to amass practical experience and will have the opportunity to treat your own patients under supervision. 

Medical University of Warsaw (MUW) understands how valuable hands-on education is, which is why the Dentistry program is designed with a heavy focus on clinical training. Students are taught and trained with the latest techniques and equipment at the University Dental Center located on the Medical University of Warsaw's Banacha Campus. 

The rapid development of scientific technology makes dentistry a fast-paced and exciting industry to work in. Emerging technologies introduce new specialties to the field in addition to the many sub-sets you can already choose from such as: pediatric and conservative dentistry, periodontics, orthodontics, as well as oral and maxillofacial surgery. 

Over the course of your degree, you will have mastered a high degree of practical expertise, communication skills and the resilience and stamina to become a successful dentist. Studying dentistry at MUW grants unique opportunities to excel in different areas of dental medicine while meeting new colleagues and to develop your network. Being a service-oriented profession, it offers a chance to help people by improving their oral and general health, self-confidence and self-image. 

The program adopted to the EU standards provides more than 5000 hours of instruction and 300 ECTS. Total duration of the dental program is 10 semesters (150 weeks) during which students attend lectures, seminars, and practical classes.

Upon completion of each year of studies, students are required to take a 4-week summer practical training which is mandatory and included in the curriculum.

Practical trainings can be completed in recognized institutions in native countries of the students.

The Graduate obtains a DMD (Dental Medicine Doctor) degree and receives a diploma recognized in many countries. The curriculum conforms to the European Union standards of dental programs. The graduate can continue their career at the Medical University of Warsaw both as a scientist or as a teacher.

Education Requirements

To be eligible to apply, the candidate must:

- Have a high school- leaving examination certificate or secondary education diploma or equivalent which entitles the candidate to be considered for admission to a university program in the country it was obtained

- Take the competency test or the BMAT, DAT, MCAT, GAMSAT or UKCAT

- Have passing grades in biology, chemistry and physics or mathematics on high school- leaving examination certificate or secondary education diploma or equivalent

- Prove English language proficiency

- Register in the online application system

Other Requirements

MUW competency test

The competency test is a multiple-choice test in reasoning and critical thinking in premedical sciences. The test verifies the candidate’s analytical skills and ability to solve problems in a logical way, based on information provided, general knowledge and foundations of medicine. Knowledge in biology, chemistry, physics is checked through a problem based test on reasoning skills.


Admission Office


Medical University of Warsaw


61 Żwirki i Wigury Str.,
02-091 Warsaw, Poland

phone: +48 22 572 05 02
email: recruitment@wum.edu.pl
www: http://www.wum.edu.pl/en