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The Positive List - overview

Below follows an overview of all job titles on the Positive List as per 1 January 2017, divided into professional fields. The required education should be in an area relevant for the job.

Each of the job titles are listed with a corresponding "DISCO-08" code. You can find more information about the classification system DISCO-08 on the webpage of Statistics Denmark.

Read more about the classification codes (in Danish only) (new window)

Management in administration and business-oriented functions

122100: Key account manager
Requirement: At least three years' education at university level or business school

Natural science and engineering

214200: Building engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree or Master's degree

214400: Mechanical engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree or Master's degree

214900: Engineer, design and innovation
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree or Master's degree

214900: Engineer, medicine and technology
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree or Master's degree

215100: Electrical engineer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree or Master's degree

216100: Architect
Requirement: Master's degree

216400: Land surveyor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish official recognition*

216400: Urban planner
Requirement: Master's degree

Healthcare

221100: Medical doctor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation*

221100: Hospital doctor
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation*

221200: Medical consultant
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation*

221200: Chief physician
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation*

222110: Nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation*

222120: Anesthetic nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + 1½ years' continuing education + Danish authorisation*

222120: Surgical Nurse
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation*

222130: Health visitor
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + 1½ years' continuing education + Danish authorisation*

222200: Midwife
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation*

226100: Dentist
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish authorisation*

226200: Pharmacist
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish official recognition*

226700: Optician
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish authorisation*

Teaching and educational work

234120: Primary and lower secondary school teacher
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree + Danish official recognition*

234120: Teacher at independent boarding school for lower secondary school student
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

234300: Pedagogue
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

235710: Social pedagogue
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Economics, administration and sales

241100: Auditor
Requirement: Master's degree

241100: Business controller
Requirement: At least three years' education at university level or business school

241100: Accounting controller
Requirement: At least three years' education at university level or business school

Information and communication technology

251110: IT architect
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education

251200: Programmer and system developer
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education

251200: IT consultant
Requirement: At least three years’ IT education

251300: Web developer
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Law, social science and culture

261110: Attorney
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish official recognition*

263400: Psychologist
Requirement: Master's degree + Danish official recognition*

263500: Social worker
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Technicians in the field of building and construction

311200: Building constructor
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree

Technicians and assistants in healthcare

321100: Radiographer 
Requirement: Professional Bachelor's degree


* Read more about Danish authorisation/official recognition (new window)



Last update: 4/28/2017
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