To the attention of First Year students
The Faculty of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of Sofia is the oldest state educational institution of dental medicine, founded in 1942. In 2019 we celebrate 77 years from its establishment. More than 11,000 students, 900 of whom from 58 countries, have graduated with "Master’s Degree" in Dental Medicine at the Faculty of Dental Medicine - Sofia. They have strong practical competencies and theoretical knowledge and today are recognized, highly qualified dental specialists, respected by their patients.
To the attention of First Year students
Practical training in present
Second Additional Session
from 18.10.2021 to 27.10.2021
GRADUATION CEREMONY - CLASS of 2021
TO THE ATTENTION OF 6 YEAR STUDENTS
Measures for COVID - 19
PhD students, PhD students
habilitated, not habilitated, with doctorate
PhD students, PhD students
Dean of the Faculty of Dental Medicine
Dean’s welcome message:
Welcome to the official website of the Faculty of Dental Medicine - Medical University of Sofia!
The Faculty of Dental Medicine in Sofia, Bulgaria, founded in 1942, is the oldest state educational institution for Dental Medicine, with a history of 78 years.
More than 1400 bulgarian and international students from 58 countries of the world get knowledge and professional skills under the supervision of erudite lecturers and teachers - 18 professors, 28 associate professors, 20 chief assistant professors and 64 full-time assistant professors. All of them are professionals, passionate about their work, and eager to contribute to the successful completion of your dental-medical education and prepare you for your career as dental medicine doctors.
Becoming an excellent dental medicine doctor requires more than just good grades. We encourage you to take advantage of our programme, where the emphasis is on clinical thinking through participation in patient care, development of strong clinical skills, and responsible professional behavior.
On behalf of the Governing Body it is my great pleasure and privilege to give you a warm welcome to the Faculty of Dental Medicine - Medical University of Sofia. We are pleased that you have chosen to spend the next 6 years with us at this step of your professional development. I am certain that you will have a meaningful experience.
Prof. Dr. Bozhidar Yordanov, DMD, PhD
The choice of a career is an important decision in anyone’s life. The educational qualification that each one of us wants to acquire is compulsory for success. That is why I consider the Faculty of Dental Medicine at the Medical University to be the right place to guide you along the way of professional realization. This place offers you world-class teachers, good facilities and a welcoming atmosphere!
To me, dental medicine has always been an exciting adventure full of challenges. I chose to study here because you can get the highest level of education, the excellent opportunity to be taught by extremely experienced specialists in all of the departments and to have the most excited and motivated assistants, who are always willing to give you more than you can find in textbooks alone. The friendly atmosphere and warm attitude towards the students are what make dental medicine a unique form of art, waiting to be discovered by its connoisseurs!
The Faculty of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of Sofia is renowned as a good university. Highly qualified dental specialists have worked here throughout the years and continue to work to this day. That is why I chose precisely this university!
When I was little, I received a doctor playset with tools, which I used to cure my toys with and gradually grew fond of it. Whenever they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I didn't know, however, the answer was always"I want to help others". I chose the Faculty of Dental Medicine in Sofia because, to me, dental medicine is a combination of help, art, and imagination.
I chose to study dental medicine at the Medical University of Sofia because of the numerous opportunities for its students. The level of dental education here is the highest compared to other state universities and is only compatible with other world-known universities in Europe. The fact that some of the best doctors of dental medicine, who have received international recognition, graduated here makes me proud of my choice gives me the strength to confront difficulties along the way.
I chose dental medicine because I believe beauty lies in the little things, grandeur lies in the details. To be a doctor of dental medicine means pride and responsibility, both of which I am willing to take.
I chose to study dental medicine not only because it is a prestigious profession, but it also allows you to help others and to improve oneself over time. I chose the Faculty of Dental Medicine in Sofia because it has a good reputation and the oldest tradition in Bulgaria, and also because I am from Sofia.
I am Lebanese, but my mother is Bulgarian. I was born in Bulgaria and I speak Bulgarian, and this is why I chose to study at the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia.
Dental medicine was my dream! I chose the Faculty of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of Sofia because I knew that it was one of the best in Europe. Furthermore, life in Sofia is very dynamic and affordable in many aspects.
I chose to study at the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia because it is the oldest and most prestigious medical university in Bulgaria. It has a traditional teaching approach, and, in my opinion, the best healthcare specialists in Bulgaria have graduated here. Being the first medical university in the country, this university will always be No 1, because it employs the best specialists and tutors. The Faculty of Dental medicine in Sofia has great facilities and high-level teaching, so I am very proud to be a student here!
I have always wanted to be a doctor of dental medicine! The Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia provides the proper education and qualification needed for a career in dental medicine. I greatly trust the university, for the investment in my dream career is well worth it. Also, Sofia is a lovely city!
Since the very beginning, I feel great at the Faculty of Dental Medicine at the Medical Univerisity of Sofia. Lectures, practical classes, and schedules are very well organized. Professors and assistants are really helpful and always encourage us to do our best. Working with patients using modern dental equipment gives us excellent practical training.