Dental Medicine

In english and russian

Level of education Specialist

Type of instruction Full-time

Duration 5 years

Main courses
  • Introduction to Dental Diseases
  • Human Anatomy. Head and Neck Anatomy
  • Latin and Basic Medical Terminology
  • Propaedeutics of Dental Diseases
  • Normal Physiology. Physiology of the Maxillofacial Area
  • Histology, Cytology, Embryology. Histology of the Oral Organs
  • Medical Psychology
  • Prevention and Communal Dentistry
  • Diagnostics in Dentistry
  • Methodological Aspects of Surgical Consultation
  • Modeling and Restoration of Teeth. Dental Restoration and Modeling Materials
  • Tooth Extraction
  • Topographical Anatomy and Operative Surgery
  • Microbiology, Virology, Immunology. Oral Microbiology
  • Dental Surgery. Military Maxillofacial Surgery. Exercise Therapy. Rehabilitology
  • Paediatric Dentistry
  • Modern Filling Materials for Anatomical Dental Remodelling
  • Tooth Whitening Systems
  • Modern Therapeutic and Preventive Prosthetic Devices
  • Modern Technologies in Endodontics
  • Public Health and Health Care Health Economics
  • Medical Informatics
  • Paediatrics
  • Меdical Law
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Common and Private Virology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Neurodentistry
  • Geriatric Dentistry
  • Physiological Principles of Anaesthesia in Dentistry
Our advantages
  • The programme provides training under individual educational paths through elective and online courses.
  • Requirements for material, technical, educational, methodological and other conditions for the implementation of the academic programme are provided by: all the University resources, following the procedure established at St Petersburg University; and the resources of partner organisations.
  • The academic programme is also suitable for students with disabilities as it takes into account the particularities of their psycho-physical development, individual capacities and state of health.
  • The programme is implemented with the help of the Council of the academic programme.
  • Graduates of the specialist’s programmes speak English at a level of proficiency comparable to the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  • The academic programme has been designed taking into account professional standards and the views of employers on the correlation of graduates' competencies and job functions in their professional activities.
International relations
  • Leipzig University (Germany)
  • University of Greifswald (Germany)
  • Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany)
  • University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany)
  • University of Strasbourg (France)
  • University of Tampere (Finland)
  • Karolinska Institutet (Sweden)
  • Johns Hopkins University (the USA)
  • Yale University (the USA)
Career opportunities

After being initially certified, graduates are ready to work in state and commercial dental organisations. Graduates can continue their studies in doctoral or clinical residency programmes to receive in-depth knowledge in the chosen medical profession.