Specialist; application for recognition of a specialist title

If you have completed further medical training in accordance with the requirements of the further training regulations for doctors in Bavaria, you can apply for recognition as a specialist.

Description

Prerequisites

  • Membership of a district medical association in Bavaria
  • Medical license to practice medicine
  • Fulfillment of the requirements of the further training regulations regarding the implementation, duration and content of further training

Procedure

The application for recognition of a specialist designation must be submitted online via the "Meine-BLÄK-Portal". The application completed online must be printed out, signed and submitted to the Bavarian Medical Association together with the required documents.

Deadlines

When submitting an application, the transitional provisions laid down in the further training regulations for the use of the previous further training regulations must be observed.

Processing time

Applications are processed according to the date of receipt. The processing time depends on the completeness of the documents and can therefore vary greatly from case to case. However, once the complete documents have been received, the legal requirements of the Administrative Procedure Act apply.

Required documents

  • Required Documents:

    • Certificates of further education on the periods that can be credited (in each case as an officially certified photocopy)
    • Documentation sheet/logbook (in each case as an officially certified photocopy)
    • Course certificates, if applicable, insofar as courses are required by the further training regulations (in each case as an officially certified photocopy)

Online procedures

Fees

  • The procedure for recognition of a specialist title is generally free of charge.

    However, if activities abroad are to be assessed as part of the application, an expense-related fee will be charged in accordance with the current fee schedule of the Bavarian Medical Association. A minimum fee of EUR 125.00 is due upon submission of the application; it will be included in the final invoice upon completion. The maximum fee is EUR 1000.00.

Remedy

Objection or administrative court action

Links to more information

Status:03.01.2024

Responsible for editing:Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Gesundheit, Pflege und Prävention

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