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Dentistry, Department

Medizinische Fakultät at the LMU München

  • Bavariaring 19
  • 80336 München
  • Phone: +49 89 5160-8901
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General remarks
This department is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Total number of students 750
Provision of instruments pre-clinical no
Provision of instruments for clinical studies no

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 9/12 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 94.3 %


Publications per professor 11.8
Citations per publication 3.7
Third party funds per professor 107.4
Doctorates per professor 7.4
Habilitation treatises in ten years 14.0

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.6
Support in studies 2.6
Courses offered 2.9
Study organisation 2.2
Exams 2.5
Research orientation 2.6
Job market preparation 2.1
Support for stays abroad 4.3
Rooms 1.5
Library 1.9
IT-infrastructure 2.2
Dentist's Chairs 1.8
Phantom Heads 2.0
Overall study situation 2.2

Degree courses with details

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    A markedly high level of practical relevance with small group and individual lessons under the supervision of a dentist/physician, step-by-step development of practical skills first on the model, then on the patient; above-average range of practical courses (mainly treatment units); high proportion of additional online courses (Virtual University of Bavaria); digitalisation in dentistry; use of virtual reality (VR): Study projects e.g. tooth recognition in virtual space.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    International research projects and collaborations; Erasmus partner universities, currently Italy (Università degli Studi di Palermo, Università degli Studi di Siena, Università degli Studi di Milano, Università degli Studi di Brescia); Croatia (Sveuciliste u Zagrebu); Latvia (Rīgas Stradiņa Universitāte); Austria (Medical University of Vienna); Poland (Akademia Medyczna im. Karola Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu); Slovenia (Univerza v Ljubljani); Spain (Universidad Complutense de Madrid); Hungary (Semmelweis Egyetem).
  • Treatment- and Simulation-units
    154 dental chairs, 85 phantom heads
  • Special features regarding research activities
    The Medical Faculty and the clinic of the LMU are two of the most active university medicine research centres in Europe. The faculty is often the national leader in international research rankings. Dental students are introduced to the ideal image of the clinician scientist who combines the health care provider with the researcher. Main areas of research, e.g. CAD/CAM technology, indiv. implants, osteosynthesis, tissue engineering, materials testing, materials science, biomechanics, virtual reality, caries diagnostics; collaborative projects, international multi-centre studies.
  • Other special features
    The LMU offers a course of studies in dentistry starting in the winter and summer semester; learning platform moodle; Virtual University of Bavaria (VHB): Network projects with Bavarian partner universities.
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Last update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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