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EDSA Meeting 2019

About EDSA

The European Dental Students’ Association (EDSA) was founded in 1988 and currently represents more than 70,000 dental students from 182 dental schools in 35 different countries. Click here to view the map.

The EDSA is a not-for-profit and independent organisation that is open to all local or national dental students’ associations in the European region.

Our Goals


Inform students about the E.U. organization and politics in relation to dental medicine, while defending the interests of dental students

Research and Innovation

Promote research among dental students

Oral Health Promotion

Raise awareness on oral diseases and teach methods of maintaining good oral health

Networking and Collaboration

Develop and promote international networking and student exchanges by connecting different educational systems

Access and Inclusivity

Animate a globally active student community by encouraging national dental students' associations to co-operate on an international level


Create opportunities for dental students to meet, spend time together, explore different cities, and have fun!

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EDSA Meeting 1992
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