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Nostrification (diploma recognition) in the Czech Republic of foreign diploma

Diploma nostrification in the Czech Republic

If you are a foreigner who wants to study in the Czech Republic, one of the requirements to be accepted by the universities is to verify that your education is equal to the education in the Czech Republic. The process of recognition depends on the level of the education which you need to have nostrified.
If you are the holder of a secondary education diploma and you are already in the Czech Republic you will need to apply for a nostrification at the regional authority where you register, otherwise, they won’t accept your application.
If you are the holder of a secondary education diploma and you are not in the Czech Republic then you will be able to apply remotely at any regional authority.

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Another possibility of recognition is, in addition to nostrification, also recognition within the admission procedure at a university that has accreditation. The process of recognition is called the “recognition of foreign higher education and qualification in the Czech Republic”.
The process of recognition of a diploma is different from the recognition of a secondary education diploma.
Which documents do you need to apply for nostrification?
1. Legal (certified) copy of your diploma;
2. Legal (certified) copy of your transcript with credits and hours;
3. Certified translation of a diploma, transcript, and additional documents into Czech;
4. Payment of 1000 CZK;
5. Copy of a passport;
6. Application form.
7. Additional document-explanation for diplomas which has to have an apostille.
Universities, which have accreditation, can recognize a foreign diploma as a part of their admission process. The recognition is valid only for a particular university and faculty.

Recognition of higher education studies.

To recognize Bachelor’s, Master’s degree programs, and doctoral degrees you need to make an application to the Rector’s Office of a public university.
According to the law, the process takes 30 days. In difficult cases, the period can be extended to 60 days.
Which documents do you need to apply for notification of diploma in the Czech Republic?
1. Legal (certified) copy of your diploma;
2. Legal (certified) copy of your transcript with credits and hours;
3. Certified translation of diploma and transcript into Czech or English
4. Payment of 3000 CZK;
5. Copy of a passport;
6. Application form.
7. Additional document-explanation for diplomas which has to have an apostille.

*Exception for Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Slovenia*