Safari University Košice

The Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice goes back to Emperor Leopold I (17th century) and is one of the top universities in Slovakia with around 5,700 students. The medical faculty consists of 57 scientific institutes and is located at the state-of-the-art university hospital (over 1,600 beds). This makes it one of the largest and most renowned faculties in the country, which also makes it very interesting for foreign students. Over 400 Germans, Italians, Poles and Scandinavians are currently studying medicine in Košice.