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Dentistry, Department

Medizinische Fakultät

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

Medizinische Fakultät
Universitätsstraße 1
D-40225 Düsseldorf
Telephone: +49 211 811-3017

Uni Düsseldorf
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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Provision of instruments pre-clinical


Provision of instruments for clinical studies


Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

7/12 points


Publications per professor


Habilitation treatises in ten years


Citations per publication


Third party funds per professor

94,600 €

Doctorates per professor


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support

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Support in studies

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Courses offered

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Study organisation

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Exam organisation

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Research orientation

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Offers for career orientation

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Support for stays abroad

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Dentist's Chairs

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Phantom Heads

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Overall study situation

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Return rate of the questionnaires

no data

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Intensive supervision of students in the acquisition of practical dental skills from the beginning of their studies (from the 1st semester), inclusion of modern examination and treatment procedures from the 1st semester in the dental curriculum. Teaching, teaching of special scientific competence in the "Science Track" for dentists (in the 5th semester), in-depth courses for dentists in preparation for the medical examination and the clinical part of the course (in the 5th semester), numerous seminars on clinical case discussion in the clinic.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Exchange programme in the clinical study phase with the KU Leuven/Belgium, Paris and Mailand; Master's course in Endodontology (postgraduate course)

Treatment- and Simulation-units

36 dental chairs, 71 phantom heads

Special features regarding research activities

Molecular Biology research in Periodontology/Dental Preservation/Dental Surgery; Biomechanical research in Orthodontics; Material and Clinical research in Dental Preservation and Dental Prothetics as well as oral physiology/ functional diagnostics research aspects in prosthodontics; structured doctoral programme in the Medical Research School Düsseldorf (MedRSD).

Other special features

Early involvement in specific dental clinical content in the pre-clinical phase of study; inter-disciplinary synoptic treatment courses in the clinical phase of study; multimedia teaching and learning, extensive e-learning teaching environment; equipped with modern apparatus and room facilities in the dental training courses (surgical microscopes, intra-oral scanners); integration of modern dental treatment concepts into student training; well-developed stock of current medical and dental literature (extensive textbook collection, ebooks).

Further information on research activities




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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

Last Update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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