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If you want to work as a pharmacist after studying pharmacy in Germany, you need a special professional license - the approval.

The documents and documents you need to submit for approval can be found on the following page under the downloads.


Preconditions
Prerequisites for approval are: They shall have German or equivalent foreign training concluded in the EU or another State Party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area or shall demonstrate equivalent knowledge. You are required to pursue the desired profession Worthy reliable and suitable for health and have the knowledge of the German language necessary for the pursuit of the profession
You must apply for approval in writing at the Hessian State Audit and Investigation Office in the Health Care Sector. The respective application form can be downloaded from the Internet at www.hlpug.de. Applying abroad in a health profession: If you wish to pursue the profession of pharmacist abroad, a Certificate of Good Standing (future: Certificate of Current Professional Status) is usually required. This certificate is also issued by the competent authorities in the country, provided that you last worked in Hesse in your profession.

Responsible for the content
Hessian State Audit and Investigation Office in the Health Care Sector.

Last update or date of publication
28.06.2021