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Training at our house

​University of Leipzig Medical Center offers a dual system of training for:

  • Office management assistants
  • Qualified dental assistants
  • Pharmaceutical commercial assistants
  • Qualified medical assistants
  • Animal care staff

Our trainees in these professions attend a state vocational school.


Training at medical vocational college of University of Leipzig Medical Center:

  • Health care professionals and nurses
  • Paediatric health care professionals and nurses
  • Midwives (male or female)
  • Physiotherapists
  • Medical-technical laboratory assistants (MTLA)
  • Dieticians
  • Medical-technical radiology assistants (MTRA)
  • Orthoptists

Training courses usually last for three years. Candidates for one of the above courses must have achieved a good or very good mark in their Realschule or Abitur leaving examination, and must meet the health requirements for the respective profession.

Additional information is available on the German website of the UKL.