Have you studied or obtained your qualification abroad? Do you need to have your documents recognized in the Czech Republic?
Search this portal for information about the recognition of your education or qualification in the Czech Republic. How to use the portal?
What is the recognition (the nostrification) of education documents or professional qualification?
Recognition of foreign education documents or professional qualification is a process of authenticating the documents of your educational diplomas or professional qualification obtained abroad to be recognised as valid in the Czech Republic. The procedure depends on its purpose (study, work, entrepreneurship). It also differs according to the level of the completed education (elementary, high school, university).
What types of recognition exist?
Why do I need a document on recognition of a foreign education in the Czech Republic?
Being a foreigner or Czech citizen who has obtained an education in another country and wants to study in the Czech republic, it is necessary to obtain an official document proving that your education is equal to the education in the Czech republic. For labour or entrepreneurship purposes, you will need evidence that your professional qualification is relevant to the Czech system of qualifications that are necessary for performing in the particular area of profession or entrepreneurship.
When do I need a document of recognition of foreign education or professional qualification?
I want to study in the Czech Republic
Recognition for the purpose of study
Find more information concerning recognition of foreign education for the purpose of further study here.
I want to work in the Czech Republic
Recognition for the purpose of employment
Find more information concerning recognition of foreign education and qualification for the purpose of employment here.
I want to do business in the Czech Republic
Recognition for business purposes
Find more information concerning recognition of foreign education for business purposes here.