Certificate Equivalency in UAE
Certificate equivalency is the process by which ministry of education officially endorse a degree and declare the document to be equal to UAE standard. It typically involves two or three levels of attestations across government departments in both countries along with the review by equivalency committee post which the letter of Equivalency is issued from the Ministry of education, UAE.
You should carefully follow a prescribed procedure to get the final attestation done on your degree to apply for Equivalency certificate by the Ministry of education in the UAE. With the help and services of BVS Global, you may rest assured for its timely completion.
Why You Need It
A candidate who has completed their studies from School/colleges and universities outside the UAE must present a certificate of Equivalency for certain Job(s) or to enroll for higher studies in the UAE.
Obtaining certificate Equivalency through BVS Global
Since it’s a multi-step process, requires careful attention to details, getting a document attested demands expertise and a full understanding of the procedures involved. Handling it on your own can mean unnecessary delay, slipups and expenses.
BVS Global has years of experience in handling attestation of valuable certificates and documents legitimately, keeping in mind the security concerns and customer requirements. Our certificate attestation & Equivalency services include:
- Embassy & Consulate Attestation
- Apostille from countries part of Hague convention
- Attestation from state government departments and ministries across the globe
- Attestation from the ministry of foreign affairs, UAE
- Submission in the ministry of education Dubai or Abu Dhabi, UAE
Equivalency Process in UAE
Prior to the submission of your documents for Equivalency & attestation, you should get them prepared with accuracy to avoid any delays in the process. The main steps involved in this procedure are:
Legal Translation of the original certificate (if required)
Ministry of Education or notary from the issuing country
Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the issuing country
Embassy or Consulate
Ministry of foreign affairs in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Submission in Ministry of education
Original certificate(s) along with transcripts
UAE Visa copy
Letter from UAE immigration
Power of Attorney (if required)
At BVS Global, we believe in meeting the timelines and complying with the prescribed guidelines for attestation of Equivalency certificates to be used in the UAE. Our commitment to quality makes us a trusted partner for thousands of satisfied clients. ( Certificate Equivalency for UAE )
Kindly note the process may vary depending on the document and the laws of the origin & destination country. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs may be replaced by an Apostille if the origin or destination countries are part of Hague convention 1961. Original certificates may not be required for some countries.
Acceptance or rejection of documents is solely based on the discretion of the government authorities concerned. Furthermore, the requirements and processes may vary from time to time depending on the government department’s policies, terms and conditions. Please contact our customer service officer for updated fee structure and more information.
What is Equivalency?
Equivalency is the process by which ministry of education officially endorse a degree and declare the document to be equal to UAE standard. It typically involves two or three levels of attestations across government departments in both countries along with the review by equivalency committee and on completion, you will receive a letter of Equivalency from Ministry of education, UAE.
Why we need Equivalency?
A candidate who has completed their studies from School/colleges and universities outside the UAE must present Certificate of Equivalency for certain Job(s) or to enroll for higher studies in the UAE should get the letter of Equivalency from Ministry of Education.
How can we attest Certificates for Equivalency in UAE?
Foreign documents must be attested finally from the Ministry of foreign affairs of UAE. Ministry of foreign affairs UAE will demand a UAE Embassy stamp from the country of origin. Once the attestation process is completed the document has to be submitted in the Ministry of education along with other sets of the document for the committee’s review and approval. BVS Global can be reliable to partner to perform this task.
Can I attest the originals or photocopies documents in UAE?
Type of document and the country of document origin determines the process. Some countries allow copies to be attested. Please contact our customer service for the process and timeframe.
Where can I apply for Equivalency certificate?
Submission in Ministry of education is executed after Certificate attestation procedure, which depends upon the document. It can be done through one government department or may go up to multiple departments. BVS global helps to ease the process and apply through all the different government departments on your behalf and get the attestation and Equivalency done. We are a one-stop shop for all kind of attestation & equivalency.
Where is the nearest BVS Global certificate attestation office in UAE?
You may call our customer service centre to know the nearest location for document attestation
What are the requirements for Equivalency certificate attestation in UAE?
Original Certificate & transcripts
Valid UAE visa
Genuineness Letter from Embassy
Certificate Attestation fees
* Kindly note the process may vary depending on the document and the laws of the origin & destination country.
What should I do in case certificate handed over to BVS is lost or damaged?
BVS Global takes utmost care while handling documents and our Quality management system is certified by ISO 9001:2015. We always implement strategies to improve safety by identifying and removing the causes of defects and minimizing variability in document transit. We use a set of quality management methods to create a special structure of people and logistic partner who are experts in document mobility and thoroughly analyze it through statistical records. We are proud of having a ZDM (Zero Defect Mobility) system and have achieved the standards which eliminate all the possible risks like document damage, loss etc.
Which all certificate needs Equivalency?
Equivalency for School Certificate
Equivalency for High school certificate
Equivalency for Degree Certificate
Equivalency for Master’s Certificate
What is Embassy/consulate attestation?
Legalization of the document by an Embassy/Consulate of a country done specifically for use of the document in that respective country
What document do I have to send for Equivalency certificate attestation?
Documents are to be attested as per specific requirements of Ministry of education authorities. Kindly contact our support team for the same.
Where to apply for Equivalency certificate attestation?
You can apply online through our website, send an email, call us for assistance or walk into our office with the documents to be attested
How to get an appointment for Equivalency certificate Attestation?
- Through Embassy or consulate website
- Through attestation agents in UAE
What is Ministry of foreign affairs (MOFA) attestation in UAE for Equivalency certificate?
Ministry of foreign affairs UAE is the final authority who stamps a foreign document intended to be used in UAE and it a mandated step for Equivalency
Branches of Ministry of foreign affairs in UAE
- Dubai Ministry of foreign affairs
- Abu Dhabi ministry of foreign affairs
- Sharjah ministry of foreign affairs
- Fujairah ministry of foreign affairs
- Umm Al Quwain ministry of foreign affairs
- Ras Al khaimah ministry of foreign affairs
- Ajman Ministry of foreign affairs
How to get an appointment for embassy or consulate for Equivalency certificate attestation in Dubai or Abu Dhabi?
We assist to get an appointment through our contact centre as per embassy or consulate requirements. You may have to submit the document or copies (Personal, Educational or Commercial)
What is the cost of Equivalency certificate attestation for use in UAE?
Cost depends on the kind of document(s). Please contact our customer service for updated process, timeline and fees structure.