If any health professional wants to work in Dubai as they need a Licence. DHA ( Dubai Health Authority) is the authorized body to issue the permit. The application method is done online. To apply for DHA Nursing Licence they have to meet certain requirements. The licensing requirements are applicable to both nursing or other graduates from UAE and international universities.
Documents Required for DHA Nursing Registration
The following are the list of documents that should be CLEARLY scanned for your online application.
- Copy of Graduation Certificate
- Diploma Certificate
- Experience certificate by Human Resources, Nursing or from a Medical Director
- Nursing Registration Certificate
- Good standing Certificate from the Licensing authority
- Passport Copy
- One color Passport size Photo with white background.
If you are Post Basic B.Sc Nursing candidate from India, then you should also upload along with the above documents the following as well.
- Diploma Certificate
- GNM Registration Certificate
- GNM Transcript
- GNM Mark Lists
After initial check of your submitted reports DHA staff will intimate you about the corrections to be done, like uploading missing document or uploading additional documents etc. You can correct the mistakes you have done and submit it again for approval.After submitting all the documents, DHA personnel will review your application online and approve it. Then they will send you an email above Primary Source Verification and the payment to be made for that as following.This PSV (Primary Source Verification) will verify the credentials submitted by an applicant from its origin . The results will take 45 working days and is received via email. You can also follow up on the status through their website.
Exam is PC based and it is a multiple choice assessment. You have 3 hours to answer 100 questions. You will get the result in two days to one week through mail. If you pass the exam, you will get a qualification letter which you can attach to your CV while you apply for a job in Dubai. The letter is valid for just a year ( 1 year). Once you have a sponsor/employer, they will do the remaining formalities.