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The Positive List - overview

Below follows an overview of all job titles on the Positive List as per 1 January 2015, divided into professional fields. The required education should be in a relevant area.

The Danish Agency for Labour Market and Recruitment has noted that the job title Environmental engineer was not on the published Positive List which was valid from 1 July 2014 to 31 December 2014. This was an error which has now been corrected. We have reviewed the cases in which this error could have influenced the decision and have found that no cases would have been decided any differently. Cases submitted during this time period, which have not yet been decided, will not be affected by this error.

Engineer

Mechanical engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Production engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Building engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Environmental engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Energy engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Electrical engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

IT engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Doctor, dentist and veterinarian

Medical consultant
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Medical doctor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Hospital doctor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Consultant doctor/chief physician
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Health, healthcare and personal care

Surgical nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Anesthetic nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Health visitor
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Radiologist
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Medical laboratory technologist
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation 

IT and tele communication

IT architect
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education

Programmer and systems developer
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education

IT consultant
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education 

Teaching in high schools, seminaries, folk high schools etc.

Upper secondary school teacher, natural science and physical education
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation 

Upper secondary school teacher, humanities and creative subjects
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Teaching in elementary schools

Primary and lower secondary school teacher
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation

Educational work

Pedagogue
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Social pedagogue
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Other academic work

Land surveyor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Pharmacist
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Auditor
Requirement: Master's degree

Business controller
Requirement: At least three years’ education at university level or business school level

Financial controller
Requirement: At least three years’ education at university level or business school level

Economics and business administrator
Requirement: At least three years’ education at university level or business school level

Business analyst
Requirement: At least three years’ education at university level or business school level

Attorney
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation

Legal counselor
Requirement: Master's degree

Economist
Requirement: Master's degree

Building and construction

Architectural technologist and construction manager
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree



Last update: 3/12/2015
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