Professional license for foreign doctors, dentists and pharmacists

Here you will find all the important information to successfully obtain the German professional license as a foreign doctor, dentist, or pharmacist.

We provide you with general information about the licensing process, how to apply for the license and the recognition tests, as well as helpful tips for choosing the federal state in which you should submit your licensing application. We also explain how to structure a proof of credibility, which necessary documents you must submit to the licensing authority, and what you should pay attention to when communicating with the licensing authority.