Road passenger transport: recognition of equivalent final examinations

Service Description

If you want to run a road passenger transport company, you must be professionally suitable.

You can prove your professional suitability by passing the following examinations

  • Specialist examination at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) or by the following educational qualifications, provided they were started or successfully completed before 4.12.2011.
  • Final examinations to become a management assistant in rail and road transport, specializing in passenger transport,
  • Final examination for further training as a transport specialist,
  • Final examination as business economist (DAV), taken at the German Foreign Trade and Transport Academy in Bremen,
  • Final examination as Diplom-Betriebswirt/Diplom-Betriebswirtin in the Department of Economics I, course of study Transport Business Administration and Logistics at Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences,
  • a diploma in transport economics from the Technical University of Dresden,
  • a foreign educational qualification recognized as equivalent.

If your degree is recognized, you will receive a certificate of proficiency.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Industrie- und Handelskammer (IHK) Erfurt

Arnstädter Str. 34
99096 Erfurt

Postal address
Post office box 90 01 55
99104 Erfurt
0361 3484-0
0361 3485-950
Opening times

Monday - Thursday 8 am - 5 pm
Friday 8 am - 3 pm

Transport connection
Parking spaces
Parking Place
Parkhaus "Am Stadion"
Fees: yes
Building access