Workshop "Recognition of foreign documents on education by universities in Ukraine. Verification of the authenticity"

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Published on Monday, 26 December 2016 14:33
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With the adoption of the Law of Ukraine "On Higher Education" from July 1, 2014 p. № 1556-VII higher educational institutions of Ukraine were given the right to recognize foreign educational documents. However, the organization of the work at the university requires some knowledge and skills, including knowledge of both Ukrainian and international legal acts, international practices and the recognition of education systems around the world and much more. By the specialists of the National Information Center of Academic Mobility ENIC Ukraine constantly seek advice on how to organize the recognition of higher education institutions on their own procedure.

To help Ukrainian educational institutions to establish and work out procedures for the recognition ENIC Ukraine Center offers a series of workshops. The Center's specialists have many years of experience in full cycle of foreign educational documents recognition and are willing to share their knowledge. These trainings are designed for small groups of 15-20 participants, where they can master the methodology of one of the procedure stages and to work in practice, talk with experienced experts in the recognition of foreign educational documents and get answers to their questions.

The first workshop took place on December 15, 2016 and was dedicated to step authentication of foreign documents on education. At the seminar, participants received practical advice on the first steps of the organization of the recognition procedure at the university. A key feature of the event was a workshop on the ENIC Ukraine Center for authentication of educational documents around the world. Several teams together with specialists of the Center on real examples, tried to use different authentication methods of foreign documents, to learn about the complex and unusual situations that may arise at this stage and tried to find solutions to such problems. Each group has developed and introduced a sequence of actions to confirm the authenticity of a foreign educational document.


In conclusion, the participants had the opportunity to discuss the topic of recognition and get answers from specialists from the Center on issues that have arisen during their work, as well as share their own experiences. And handouts Center participants can use the information in their future work.

We thank all participants for the good atmosphere of the event and actively participate in the work! Center team is grateful for all your kind comments and tips!


On January 26, 2017 the Center ENIC Ukraine has planned to hold a similar workshop "Recognition of foreign documents on education by universities in Ukraine. Verification of the authenticity" due to the large demand. The list of participants is still open, there are a few vacancies. We invite everyone who wishes from other universities to participate!


Soon the Center will form a tentative plan of workshops for the next year with new themes and interesting offers.