Medical Specialization ( Residency ) in Germany
Our program invites young doctors to medical residency in world’s most prestigious and technologically advanced clinics. While we are helping you with documentation, admission, work permit and similar bureaucratic stuff, you can concentrate on learning German away from stress, feeling confident that you rely on professionals.
The biggest advantage of residency in Germany is that by studying here you will obtain a degree which is recognized worldwide, and also encounter numerous job opportunities as the clinics are very prestigious. Thanks to the long-standing relations with German clinics, it is quite easy for us to facilitate the admission of our clients into residency.
Foreighn residents in Germany in numbers:
Irrespective of where you have graduated, in Europe or another location, you can easily get into medical residency with our assistance. During last 15 months 340 international doctors have begun residency in Germany by means of this program. In general 10,500 international doctors undertook residency in Germany in 2013. The following table presents the favorite residency areas:
What you must know:
Minimum wage: you can also get a salary from the clinic with our help. This salary ranges from 5000 Euro to 3000 Euro depending on the residency area which you are going to study. We must note that a certain percentage is deducted from the salary of the singles as a tax to the government. The salary rises over the time. Besides, you can earn additional wage through weekend shifts. Usually a doctor resident on a shift is paid a wage of 200-250 Euro per day.
Duration of residency: The length of residency varies from five up to six years depending on the residency area. Dentistry residencies are between 1 and 3 years long.
Application date: You can embark on residency anytime. The main requirement is the knowledge of German language at the necessary level.
Language competency: Usually at least language level B2 is required for admission into residency. It is impossible to get admission without knowledge of the language. However, you can be admitted to the residency for a period starting half a year later without language proficiency and learn German during this time span. Those who do not command German can avail themselves of our language course services.
We will assist you in doing all the necessary stuff from A to Z in case you make use of our services for admission into residency. Furthermore, we help you in both getting admission into residency and obtaining work permit. Thus, you will have an opportunity to study in one of the German clinics by earning the same wage as German residents. This is an inimitable chance for doctors who would like study in a prestigious clinic and earn money simultaneously.
PIGAS – “Program on International German Application Service” provides the application service for the applicants, who wants to study in German educational institutions and work there. You can check out Why you should work with us and How system works for detailed informations about our Services.