Country Specific Document Requirements

Iceland Secondary Education

Secondary school leaving certificate indicating all subjects taken and grades obtained (Studentsprof)

Post Secondary Education

Diploma/Degree (Baccalaureatus, Candidatus, Postgraduate diploma, Meistarapróf, Doktorspróf)
and
Transcript/diploma supplement

India Secondary Education

Higher Secondary Certificate/Intermediate Certificate/Pre-University Certificate
and
Marks card/Statement of Marks issued by board

Post Secondary Education

Diploma
and
Mark cards issued by the State Board of Technical Education
 
Degree (Bachelor, Master, Ph.d)
and
Mark cards for each year of study issued by the university
 
Note: College-issued mark sheets/result cards will not be accepted unless from an autonomous college. Please note the mode of delivery (regular/distance education/part-time/full-time) and campus location must also be included on the official documents or in an accompanying letter.

*Special Instructions:

This is a list of deemed universities that cannot be evaluated by the International Credential Evaluation Service (ICES): Indian Institutions. 

ICES can only evaluate credentials that are specified by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The UGC website provides a list of approved specified degrees [PDF].

Magadh University, CMJ University, and ICFAI University
  • ICES has insufficient information regarding the validity and authenticity of degrees from Magadh University, CMJ University and ICFAI University. At a later date, should ICES receive more conclusive information, ICES will resume assessing degrees from Magadh University, CMJ University, and ICFAI University.
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL)
  • ICES cannot evaluate programs of study taken at the Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL) prior to the 2014/2015 intake. Please do not submit study prior to this start date.

Special instructions for Punjab Technical University graduates:
  • ICES will evaluate on-campus and distance education credentials from Punjab Technical University. However, the outcome of the assessment will depend on a variety of factors including (but not limited to): University Grants Commission, All India Council of Technical Education, Distance Education Council/Bureau institutional and program recognition, mode of study (distance or on-campus); degree nomenclature, and the timeframe in which the credential was completed. 
  • ICES requires all graduates and former students of Punjab Technical University (now I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University) to requisition official confirmation of their studies. These documents must confirm the dates of study, mode of study, and the award of the final degree. Applicants may also choose to have copies of their academic documents attested by I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University (formerly Punjab Technical University) and then arrange to have them sent directly to ICES. 
  • Please contact I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University at the address below to requisition these documents:
I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University 
Office of the Controller of Examinations/Registrar                 
Jalandhar - Kapurthala Highway
Post Bag No. 01
Kapurthala (PB.)
INDIA               144601
  • Official documents MUST confirm the mode of study and the campus the study was completed at.
  • In cases where detailed mark sheets are not included in the official confirmation, applicants will be required to submit a complete set of original documents. 
  • Transcript Request Link
  • NOTE: In order to complete a comprehensive evaluation that includes an overall grade point average (GPA) applicants will need to supply evidence of the courses failed/improved during their studies (original marks cards and transcripts) for EACH examination or course attempt. Applicants that do not provide this information will receive a report with n/a listed as their GPA.
Special instructions for Sikkim Manipal University graduates:
  • ICES will only evaluate on-campus, regular mode degrees from Sikkim Manipal University. At this point in time, ICES is unable to provide assessments for Sikkim Manipal University distance education credentials, due to insufficient and inconclusive information. ICES cannot evaluate any distance education programs taken at Sikkim Manipal University prior to the 2016/17 intake. Please do not submit distance mode study prior to this start date.
  • ICES requires all graduates and former students of Sikkim Manipal University to requisition official confirmation of their studies. These documents must confirm the dates of study, mode of study, and the award of the final degree. Applicants may also choose to have copies of their academic documents attested by Sikkim Manipal University and then arrange to have them sent directly to ICES. 
  • Transcript Request Link
  • NOTE: In order to complete a comprehensive evaluation that includes an overall grade point average (GPA) applicants will need to supply evidence of the courses failed/improved during their studies (original marks cards and transcripts) for EACH examination or course attempt. Applicants that do not provide this information will receive a report with n/a listed as their GPA.
Iran Secondary Education

Pre-university Koncours results or pre-university certificate
and
Reeze nomerat (academic record)

Post Secondary Education

Diploma [Kardani (Foghe-Diplom), Karshenasi (Licence/Lesans), Karshenasi Arshad, Doctor or Pezeshki]
and
Reeze nomerat (academic record)

Iraq Secondary Education

Mihniya/Vocational Baccalaureate or Baccalaureate Examination certificate issued by the Ministry of Education

Post Secondary Education

Foundation for Technical Education diplomas
and
academic record

Degree/Diploma (Bachelor, Master, Ph.D)
and
academic record

Israel Secondary Education

Teudat Bagrut (Matriculation Certificate)
or
Year 12 certificate of completion for
Technical/ Vocational (MASMAR or MASMAT tracks)

Post Secondary Education

Diploma/Graduation Certificate (Technai, Handassai, Bachelor, Master, Ph.D.)
and
academic record

Italy Secondary Education

Diploma/Graduation Certificate issued by Ministero Della Pubblica Istruzione (Diploma di Superamento Del' Esame di Stato – since 1998-99, Diploma di MaturitaDiploma di Perito)
and
Pagelle Scolastiche (transcript) for all years of study issued by the institution

Post Secondary Education

Degree/Diploma/Certificate (Laurea, Diploma di Specialista, Master Universitario, Dottorato)
and
Transcript/diploma supplement

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