Doctors' specialist medical training
If you began your specialist medical training before May 1st, 2015, and finish it before April 30th, 2022, SOSFS 2008:17 is applicable.
Below is an English translation of SOSFS 2008:17 regulations and general advice for doctors' specialist medical training from The National Board of Health and Welfare's code of statutes:
If you began your specialist medical training after May 1st, 2015, it is the new regulations in SOSFS 2015:8 that are applicable. We do not provide a translation of these.
NB: The original, printed Swedish texts are the legally binding documents.
You can learn more about obtaining a licence to practise in Sweden when trained abroad, on our website for licences: