Compact Course Preparation Medical Knowledge Test
This course prepares foreign physicians for the Professional Knowledge Test to obtain the German medical license (Approbation).
After introduction to the test conditions as well as the handling of the test questions, test-relevant medical knowledge of the main test subjects of internal medicine and surgery with topics of other subjects are imparted.
The following textbooks are included in the course fees:
- 80 Fälle Innere Medizin
- Die 50 wichtigsten Fälle Chirurgie
- FIA-skript (digital version)
Lecturers are qualified (specialist) doctors or professors with an appropriate degree (i.e. German professional license) and educational aptitude.
- A degree in medicine
- A recognized B2 language certificate (FIA, Telc, Goethe or ÖSD – a confirmation of course participation is not sufficient)
- A recognized C1 professional language certificate (FIA or Professional Association – a confirmation of course participation is not sufficient)
Note: If you do not have a recognized professional language certificate you can sign up here for the C1 Patient Communication Test (PKT) in medicine at FIA.
If you do not have a recognised language or professional language certificate, you can take a free placement test. The test is held online.
After completing the course a knowledge test can be taken at the licensing authority responsible for your recognition procedure.
Qualification program certificate
After completing the course (attendance of at least 80%) participants receive a qualification program certificate.
To secure course quality, participants evaluate the course after course completion on the e-learning platform. Results are discussed with teachers / lecturers responsible for the course.