Validation is the conversion of a foreign university degree into a corresponding (bachelor’s, master’s, diploma or doctor’s) Austrian one by the organ in charge of study affairs at a university or university of applied sciences, respectively. Continue …
Validation means an administrative procedure with a university or university of applied sciences, respectively, which is bound to certain prerequisites. Continue …
Certain degrees can be recognized by the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research by applying a simplified procedure. Such procedures exist for certain degrees obtained in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Kosovo, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia, as well as at Pontifical universities. In these cases the validation procedures are simplified for certain studies under special agreements. For that, the universities and universities of applied sciences have no legal competence.
ENIC NARIC AUSTRIA can, on demand, offer an assessment of the foreign diploma.
The following fees are charged for the assessment of a foreign higher education qualification:
• € 150.00 for the assessment of up to two qualifications per application
• € 200.00 for the assessment of three or more qualifications per application
Here you will find the contact points for questions concerning validation at the single universities and universities of applied sciences.