Validate your language skills

PYS (Prov i yrkessvenska) is an Swedish language exam on level C1, designed for healthcare professionals. PYS is accepted by the National Board of Health and Welfare as proof of your language skills when you apply for a Swedish medical license. We offer the exam to companies or organisations. As of 2019, it is no longer possible for individuals to register for the exam.

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Be prepared for the exam

You can enroll to out courses of medical Swedish online. The courses will give you the necessary skills to pass the PYS exam, given your Swedish language skills are on level C1 (CEFR).

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Why PYS?


Online where you are

Our curricula are created for a global audience, regardless of location and time zone. Necessary requirements are a computer, a broadband connection and a Skype account.


Work-adapted language

Our courses give you the linguistic tools needed to communicate successfully with healthcare peers, patients and the general public. Written and oral assignments are designed to reflect all types of communication settings you may encounter in the Swedish healthcare sector.


Personal feedback

You will receive detailed and personalised feedback on your written assignments and oral exercises. The full communication process is in focus, meaning you will get to apply your theoretical skills in a real-life setting.


Work in Sweden

Our courses prepare you not only for the PYS exam, but also for your future career in Swedish healthcare. All exercises are designed with a practical use in mind, by teachers with extensive experience of teaching medical Swedish.

Our courses

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PYS - a collaboration between Yrkessvenska and Bee Swedish

Yrkessvenska is a company based in Östersund, specialising in professional Swedish, with a strong focus on the healthcare sector.

Bee Swedish, located in Stockholm, offers cultural training Swedish language courses on advanced levels.

The people behind Klara PYS

Emil Molander

Emil Molander [ Teacher & Exam leader ]

Sofi Tegsveden Deveaux

Sofi Tegsveden Deveaux [ Teacher & Exam leader ]

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