Registrable Qualifications - Veterinary Practitioner

Please click on your Country of qualification below to find out the qualifications that are automatically registrable in Ireland and any additional documentation that may be required in respect of your Country of qualification.

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold either of the registrable qualifications from Austria listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
  • Diplom-Tierarzt
  • Magister medicinae veterinariae

University of Vienna

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold either of the registrable qualifications from Belgium listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Diploma van dierenarts University of Ghent
Diplôme de docteur en médecine vétérinaire

University of Liège

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Bulgaria listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Diploma of Higher Education for Educational Qualification level of Masters, specialising in Veterinary Medicine with Professional Qualification in Veterinary Surgery

1. University of Forestry Management – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

2. Trakiski University – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance

Or

  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Croatia listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Diplomirani veterinary / Diplomirana veterinarka
 

Doktor veterinarske medicine / Doktorica veterinarske medicine

University of Zagreb

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance

Or

  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from the Czech Republic listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University

1) Diplom o ukonèení studia ve studijním programu veterinární lékaøství (doktor veterinární medicíny, MVDr)

(diploma of doctor of veterinary medicine, abbreviation MVDr)

2) Diplom o ukonèení studia ve studijním programu veterinární hygiena a ekologie (doktor veterinární medicíny, MVDr)

(Diploma of doctor of veterinary medicine, abbreviation MVDr)

Veterinární fakulta univerzity v Èeské republice

(Veterinary faculty of the university of the Czech Republic)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Denmark listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Bevis for bestaet kandidatsamen i veterinaervidenskab

Kongelige Veterinaer- og Landbohojskole

(University of Copenhagen)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Estonia listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification
Diplom: täitnud veterinaarmeditsiini õppekava (Diploma in veterinary medicine)

Eesti
Põllumajandusülikool (Estonian Agricultural University)

Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

In addition, you must have worked for five years out of the previous seven as a veterinary surgeon in Estonia

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Finland listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Elainlaaketieteen lisensiaattin tutkinto/veterinarmedicine licentiatexamen

Helsingin yliopisto/
Helsingfors universitet (University of Helsinki)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from France listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Diplôme d'Etat de docteur vétérinaire

Universities of:

  • Alfort
  • Lyon
  • Nantes
  • Toulouse

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Germany listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Zeugnis über das Ergebnis des Dritten Abschnitts der Tierärzlitchen Prüfung und das Gesamtergebnis der Tierärztlichen Prüfung

Universities of:

  • Berlin
  • Giessen
  • Hannover
  • Liepzig
  • Munich

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from an EU member state listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
PtucioKthniatrikhV(Ptikio Ktiniatrikis)

Universities of:

  • Thessaloniki
  • Thessaly

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Hungary listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Állatorvos doktor diploma (DrMedVet)

(Diploma of Veterinary Surgery

Faculty of Veterinary Sciences of Szent István, University, Budapest

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance
  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Ireland listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (MVB)

University College Dublin

(National University of Ireland)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Italy listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification
Diploma di laurea in medicina veterinaria

Universities of:

  • Bari
  • Bologna
  • Camerino
  • Catanzaro
  • Messina
  • Milan
  • Naples
  • Padova
  • Parma
  • Perugia
  • Pisa
  • Sassari
  • Teramo
  • Turin
Diploma di abilitazione all'exercizio della medicina veterinaria

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Latvia listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Veterinârârsta diploms

(Diploma of Veterinary Surgeon)

Latvijas Lauksaimniecîbas Universitâte

(Latvian University of Agriculture)

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance
  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Lithuania listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding Body
Aukštojo mokslo diplomas (veterinarijos gydytojo (DVM))Diploma of higher education in veterinary medicine

Lietuvos Veterinarijos Akademija (Lithuanian Veterinary Academy)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from an EU member state listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Diplôme d'Etat de docteur en médecine vétérinaire

Jury d'examen d'Etat

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from the Neterlands listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University

Getuigschrift van met goed gevolg afgelegd diergeneeskundig/

veeartsenijkundig examen

University of Utrecht

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from an EU member state listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding Body

Vitnemal for fullfort grad

Candidata/candidatus medicinae veterinariae

Norgest veterinaerhogskole (Norwegian College of Veterinary Medicine)

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Poland listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Dyplom lekarza weterynarii

(Diploma of Veterinary Surgeon)

1. Szko⊃3;a G⊃3;ówna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie (Agriculture University of Warsaw)

2. Akademia Rolnicza we Wroc⊃3;awiu (Agriculture University of Wroclaw)

3. Akademia Rolnicza w Lublinie (Agriculture University of Lublin)

4. Uniwersytet Warmiñsko-Mazurski w Olsztynie' (Agriculture University of Olsztyn)

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance

or

  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Portugal listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Carta de curso de licenciatura em medicina veterinaria

Universities of:

  • Coimbra
  • Evora
  • Lisbon
  • Lisbon (Lusofona)
  • Porto
  • Tras os Montes E Alto Douro

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Romania listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification
Diploma of Doctoral Degree in Veterinary Medicine

Universities of:

  • Bucharest
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Iasi
  • Spiru Haret University/Bucharest
  • Timisoara
Certificate of Conformity

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from an EU member state listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Vysokoškolský diplom o udelení akademického titulu "doktor veterinárskej medicíny (MVDr.)

(Diploma of doctor of veterinary medicine)

Univerzita veterinárskej medicíny,Kosice

University of Veterinary Medicine, Kosice

Either:

  • Certificate of Compliance

or

  • Certificate of Acquired Rights

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from an EU member state listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University Certificate accompanying qualification

Diploma, s katero se podeljuje strokovni naslov "doktor veterinarske medicine / doktorica veterinarske medicine" (DrVetMed)

 

(Diploma awarding the professional title of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine)

Univerza

Sprièevalo o opravljenem državnem izpitu s podroèja veterinarstva

 

Certificate of having passed the state examination in the field of veterinary medicine

 

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Spain listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Titulo de Licenciado en Veterinaria

Ministerio de Educacion y Cultura/El rector de una Universidad

  • Barcelona
  • Cardenal Herrera
  • Cordoba
  • Extremadura
  • Las Palmas
  • Leon
  • Madrid
  • Madrid [Alfonso X]
  • Murcia
  • Santiago
  • Valencia
  • Zaragoza

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Sweden listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Veterinarexamen

Sveriges Landbruksuniversitet - Uppsala

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from Switzerland listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Eidgenössisch diplomierter tierarzt/titulaire du diplôme fédéral de vétérinaire/titolare di diploma federale di veterinario

Universities of:

  • Bern
  • Zurich

If you are a national of a EU member state and you hold the registrable qualification from the United Kingdom listed below then you may be eligible to register under EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Qualification Awarding University
Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) University of Bristol
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (VetMB) University of Cambridge
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S) University of Edinburgh
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVMS) University of Glasgow
Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) University of Liverpool
Bachelor Veterinary Medicine and Bachelor of Veterinary Surgery (BVM BVS) University of Nottingham
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVetMed) Royal Veterinary College London