Study Medicine in Slovakia

Study medicine or dentistry in Slovakia at 4 optional medical schools and get a UK / EU recognised degree.

To study medicine in Slovakia, there are several prominent universities which offer programs of medicine in English. Slovakia medical schools began offering English studies in the 1990s and the country soon became attractive to international students wanting to study medicine in Europe, especially with low tuition fees and cost of living.

After graduation, those who study medicine in Slovakia are qualified to work in the UK and across Europe, and can continue to qualify for specialist training in any UK hospital.

Schools in Slovakia offer studies in medicine and dentistry in 6-year programs, which lead to Doctor of General Medicine and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees. The veterinary medicine study programme in Slovakia is 4 years.

Eligibility for 6-year medical programmes at Slovakia medical schools requires a high school diploma (or equivalent) and a certificate giving access to medical university study in the student’s home country. The 4-year Slovakia veterinary medicine program requires a Bachelor degree in Sciences-BSc. An entrance exam consisting of multiple-choice questions on biology and chemistry is required of all candidates.

You can also study dentistry in Slovakia, please read our dentistry page for more information.

How can LMA help you to study medicine in Europe?

We can offer you a guaranteed university place to study medicine in Europe, as well as providing a full application management and placement service. As we are an education provider, rather than a recruitment agency, our main goal is to promote your academic success.

Learn about the advantages of working with LMA to get a place to study medicine in Europe.

Don’t just take our word for it – watch our testimonial videos to see what our students say about working with LMA, and how we have helped them to study medicine in Europe.

Our pre-med courses can help prepare you for your entrance exams and if you are unable to study in London we also have Live Online Pre-Med Courses, which allow you to study from your own home via live webinar lectures.

Admission requirements to study Medicine in Slovakia include:

  • A general university entrance qualification
  • Minimum age of 17 years
  • Proof of proficiency in English (either good school grades and/ or standardised tests such as TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Science aptitude test (Chemistry and Biology)

More detailed information is available on the individual university pages. For the best preparation for your entrance exam to study medicine in Europe, we recommend taking a pre-med course, to help ensure that you will pass the exam.

Degrees to study medicine in Slovakia for international students are offered at the following universities: