Application Requirements

In order to be eligible to apply for specialist training you need to fulfill the following requirements about experience and conditions:

  • Have a relevant M.D. degree and graduation certificate with a GPA average of 65% or higher.
  • Have at least two (2) years of clinical experience.
  • Have a financial guarantee from my country covering tuition fees and my living expenses for whole training period including introduction year if needed.
  • Speak English fluently and can provide a TOEFL or IELTS test result of level B2 or above.
  • Can travel to Sweden on own expenses to meet the clinic and Skåne Care.
  • Agree to undergo training without a Swedish license and will not be able to work after my training as a doctor in Sweden.
  • Understand that a training certificate is provided by Skåne University Hospital and the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare.
  • Agree to undergo language training to speak Swedish fluently according to level C1 (CEFR) before I enter the specialist training program, which involves an introduction period of up to 12 months before entering the program. 

Application Process


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Specialist Training Areas