Health Professional Evaluation

Service completion duration

  • 5 working days

Service fees

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About the Service

This service allows health professionals to obtain an evaluation certificate to issue the necessary licenses to practice the profession in the country.

Service Process

  • 1
    View the Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements and read the conditions to ensure eligibility to apply for the service.

  • 2
    Login to the MOHAP website or smart app using the UAE PASS to apply for the service.

  • 3
    Fill in the required information, upload the required documents, including a copy of previous DataFlow reports (if any).

  • 4
    Attach the test exemption documents, if any, pay the prescribed fees and submit the evaluation request.

  • 5
    The evaluation request will be reviewed and approved within 5 working days. You will be provided with a link to pay the certificate verification fee (DataFlow). Once the fee is paid, the application procedures will be completed (either by transferring to the scheduled test, or exemption from tests, if exemption documents are provided).

  • 6
    The evaluation certificate will be issued.

  • 7
    Note: The maximum number of test attempts is 3 per category.

Conditions & Requirements

  1. There should be no practicing interruption of the profession for more than two years.

  2. The certificate must be accredited in the UAE.

  3. You must clear the exam, if required.

  4. All documents submitted to DataFlow will be verified and the result of the report must be positive.

  5. Certificates are accepted in Arabic or English only. If they are in other languages, the certificate must be legally translated and duly certified, and two original certificates must be uploaded with the translated copy.

  6. In case of transfer from Abu Dhabi Department of Health or Dubai Health Authority, the license must be valid. If it is not renewed or canceled, it should not be expired for more than 6 months. If it is expired for more than 6 months, the applicant is required to clear MOHAP exam.

  7. Experience is calculated from the date of issuance of the license and passing of the prescribed exams for each category.

  8. For more information on detailed conditions and requirements for each category, see the Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements.


    • 3 attempts only

    • No, they have to get a new license to practice the profession in the UAE, after getting an evaluation letter.

    • Pharmacy specialty is under the medical technicians category.

    • The validity of the evaluation certificate is 5 years, provided there is no interruption in experience more than two years.

    • There are medical titles limited to UAE nationals only, which are as follows:

      • Assistant psychologist.

      • Assistant social service specialist.

    • Applicants should familiarize themselves with the conditions and requirements of each title before submitting applications.

    • The six-month training period for new nursing graduates is no longer required if less than two years have elapsed since their graduation date. Graduates can now directly take the evaluation exam within two years from their graduation date.

    • Please see the Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements - Part for Dentists (Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements is available in the resources section)

    • If one of the documents is uploaded incorrectly, the correct document must be added. Please note that it's not possible to delete the wrong records from the system. If the applicant wants to upload extra documents, they must wait until the application is reviewed and they are contacted regarding the accuracy of the required documents.

    • The classification allows attaching the most significant documents. The applicant must review the service card or Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements before applying, in order to identify the required documents that do not exceed the available capacity for each classification. Please note that it's necessary to attach documents under their correct classification.

    • You can contact the technical support team at

Service completion duration

5 working days

Service fees


Service channels
  • MOHAP Website:

  • MOHAP Smart App

Service locations

  • MOHAP Website:  
  • MOHAP Smart App

Payment channels
  • E- Payment

Target audience
  • Paramedical professionals (medical technicians, alternative medicine technicians and complementary medicine technicians), physicians, dentists, pharmacists, nursing and midwifery professionals.

Department name

Licensing and Accreditation

Sector name

Health Regulation

Main service

Medical Professional Evaluation

Service Code


Service Classfication


Service Type

Government to Customer

Sub Service Type


Related Services
  • Licensing of a Visiting Foreign Doctor

  • Licensing of a Visiting Doctor from the UAE

  • Licensing of a Doctor

  • License for Nursing and Medical Professionals

  • Licensing of Pharmacists

Service Bundle

This service is not linked to any bundles.

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Required Documents
  • Academic qualification:

    • Duration of work experience corresponding to the field of specialization.

    • A professional license corresponding to the period of work experience.

    • Certificate of good professional conduct by health authorities in the country of work.

    • A valid passport.

    • Family book for citizens.

    • The applicant’s birth certificate and the mother’s family book for children of female citizens.

    • A copy of all previous DataFlow reports + exemption documents, if any.

  • For more information on requirements and conditions, see the Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements.

Sustainable Goals
Good Health And Well-Being

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