Are you a doctor from abroad seeking job as a doctor in Denmark?

Are you a doctor from outside the European Union or a non-Nordic country, you can find information on this page.

Are you a doctor from another Nordic country or from the European Union?

If you are a medical doctor from a country outside the European Union or a non-Nordic country and want to work in Denmark, you can apply for an authorisation to work as a doctor in Denmark. In order to obtain authorisation to work as a doctor in Denmark, you need among other things to learn Danish.

Have you arrived in Denmark as a refugee?

As a refugee, you must have a permit of residence, before you can apply for your authorisation to work as a doctor. You can seek asylum and residence through the Danish Immigration Service. For further information see nyidanmark.dk

Are you thinking about migrating to Denmark in order to work as a medical doctor?

When migrating to Denmark, you need to have your medical exam papers verified by the Danish Patient Authority, before you can apply for your permit of residence. For further information, see nyidanmark.dk