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Updated : 21/01/2015

Recognition of professional qualifications – Sweden – Physiotherapists

What's your situation?

Only if you want to work abroad, not for study purposes.

Permanent stay

Documents [permanent stay]

If you have obtained your professional qualification out of the EU, you should check with responsible authority whether you can apply for the recognition of your professional qualifications.

If you wish to work as a physiotherapist in Sweden on a permanent basis you will have to submit the following documents:

  • Form of application
  • Certified copy of passport
  • Certified copy of Diploma + Supplement + translation of authorised translator
  • Certified copy of Service Certificate + translation
  • Certificate of Current Professional Status from the Competent authority + translation

Duration of the procedure [permanent stay]

Information not yet provided by the national authorities.

Responsible authority [permanent stay]

Cost [permanent stay]

€0

Temporary stay

Documents [temporary stay]

If you have obtained your professional qualification out of the EU, you should check with responsible authority whether you can apply for the recognition of your professional qualifications.

If you wish to work as a physiotherapist in Sweden on a temporary basis you will have to submit the following documents:

  • Form of application
  • Certified copy of passport
  • Certified copy of Diploma + Supplement + translation of authorised translator
  • Certificate of Current Professional Status from the Competent authority + translation

Duration of the procedure [temporary stay]

Information not yet provided by the national authorities.

Responsible authority [temporary stay]

Cost [temporary stay]

€0

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