Slovak Medical University in Bratislava
The Slovak Medical University in Bratislava is a higher education institution proudly keeping the tradition of education of health care workers in specialised studies and continuous lifelong education in Slovakia. The University is a state higher education institution acting under the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic. The University was founded in 2002 in Bratislava.
The University provides monothematic education for health care professions in all three levels of higher education (bachelor, master and doctoral level) and complex education of health care workers in Slovakia under various names since 1953. It leads students towards the adherence to the Hippocratic Oath, protection of life and health from conception until dignified natural death. At present, the Faculty of Medicine of the Slovak Medical University provides education in general medicine and selected specialisations in English.