The study at the Medical Faculty of P. J. Šafárik University (hereinafter LF UPJŠ) is full-time university study provided in two types of doctoral study, namely: general medicine and dentistry. The study is organized in terms and years and lasts 12 terms, i.e. 6 years.
The study for Bachelor's degree in the field of nursing is full-time university study and lasts 6 terms, i.e. 3 years.
The university study at LF UPJŠ is completed by passing the state examination. The graduates of general medicine and of dentistry are awarded the academic title "Doctor of Medicine," abbreviated "MUDr.". The graduates of bachelor's study are awarded the title "Bachelor", abbreviated "Bc".