|Duration: 5 years
Degree Awarded: BDS (Doctor Dentist)
Language of Instruction: English, Russian, Ukrainian.
Dean : Nikonov Viktor V. Professor
Introduction to Faculty:
History: Faculty of Dentistry of Kharkov State Medical University was established in 1978.Later on in 2007 Faculty was renamed to Dental Faculty of Kharkov National Medical University.The faculty started firstly English medium Education for foreign candidates in all over USSR and Ukraine. Today it’s one of the leading dental school of Ukraine. Since 1978 the faculty prepared about 5.5 thousand dentists.
Teaching Staff: 1 corresponding member of AMS of Ukraine, 1 Honored worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine, 10 professors, 45 associate professors, 78 assistant professors.
At the dentistry faculty the curriculum is worked out for five academic years. The students master the basic subjects of medical and biological profile, as well as various clinical disciplines, which are so necessary for a dentist. On condition of successful completion of study the graduates are given the Diploma of a doctor – dentist. The curriculum foresees the further postgraduate education.
At junior courses students study theoretical disciplines and beginning from the fourth course, they start studying clinical disciplines. At junior courses students study theoretical disciplines and, beginning from the fourth course, they start studying clinical disciplines. Among them there are therapeutic and orthopaedic dentistry. The chairs of anatomy, histology, normal physiology, biochemistry, general chemistry, having wonderful traditions in organization of educational process and high skilled teachers, could do profiles for the teaching of their disciplines, taking into account the faculty’s specificity.
For mastering the propaedeutic course by students the departments were well equipped additional premises, acquired a necessary quantity of visual aids and special apparatus. All employees of the chairs and students took an active part in making the educational manuals. A metal-ceramic laboratory and a laboratory for high frequency melting and casting of dentures are specially organized.
At special dental departments of the Dental faculty of Kharkiv National Medical University students study about actual problems of dentistry: caries, paradonthosis, diseases of the mucous membrane in the mouth cavity.The principle task of dental faculty of KNMU is perfection of higher dental education,raising the quality of doctors dental training.
At the faculty they worked out and applied the complex of methodical ways for optimization of educational process, which is aimed at activisation of cognitive activity of students, development of habits for educational and researching work, training the creative method of approach for professional activity. The stomatological faculty helps the students to obtain good knowledge in the dental field. It grows and develops, absorbing all the best from the experience of the University’s work.
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