Registration for qualification program


Preparation for the knowledge test for international physicians

The course "Preparation for the Knowledge Test for International Physicians" is part of the IQ Network Lower Saxony and is funded by the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs and the European Social Fund as part of the funding program "Integration through Qualification".

The aim of the qualification measure is to prepare this occupational group for the Knowledge Test within the framework of the Recognition Act, thereby integrating it into the German health system as well as efficiently and sustainably securing the need for labor.

Target groups

International physicians, who

  • prepare for the knowledge test as part of the recognition procedure in Lower Saxony
  • have at least the medical language level C1

Course location: The qualifications take place in the Hannover Training Center.

Term: until 31.12.2022

Course dates in Hannover

Intensive Course Preparation Medical Knowledge Test

  • 01.02.2021 – 23.04.2021
  • 26.04.2021 – 16.07.2021
  • 26.07.2021 – 15.10.2021
  • 25.10.2021 – 28.01.2022


In the area of Qualification Programs you will find the opportunity to register as well as get detailed information about the contents of the course Intensive Course Preparation Medical Knowledge Test.

Links & downloads

IQ Network Lower Saxony

IQ offers in Lower Saxony

Recognition in Germany – the information portal of the Federal Government for the recognition of foreign professional qualifications

The "Integration through Qualification (IQ)" program aims to sustainably improve the labor market integration of adults with a migrant background. The program is funded by the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs (BMAS) and the European Social Fund (ESF) and co-funded by the state of Lower Saxony. Partners in the implementation are the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Federal Employment Agency (BA).