General recommendations concerning recognition


Academic degrees, registration in documents Initiates file downloadPDF (73 KB)
Academic recognition, Opens external link in new window Lisbon Recognition Convention
Admission Australia – Recommendation
Admission China – Recommendation Initiates file downloadPDF (29 KB)
Admission, Decree on Groups of Persons, schools abroad Startet den Datei-DownloadPDF (33 KB)
Admission European Baccalaureate PDF 2 Pages)
Admission, foreign secondary school leaving certificates – Recommendation
(PDF, 6 Pages)

Admission, International Baccalaureate PDF (66 KB)
Admission, Lisbon Recognition Convention, substantial differences
Admission, Syria Initiates file downloadPDF (8 KB)
Admission Russian Federation – Recommendation 
Admission Turkey – Recommendation 
Admission United Kingdom – Recommendation (PDF, 3 Pages)
Admission United States (PDF, 5 Pages)
Advanced Placement – Recommendation (PDF, 5 Pages)
Asessment United States (PDF, 4 Pages)
Armenia, recognition
Austria, Change of university, recognition (PDF, 4 Pages)  
Australia, admission 
Austria, institutions of post-secondary education Austria
Austria, recognition 
Austrian schools abroad (PDF, 2 Pages)
Azerbaijan, recognition  


British secondary school leaving certificates 


Change of university, recognition (PDF, 4 Pages)
Centre of interest of living (PDF, 3 Pages)
China, admission Initiates file downloadPDF (29 KB)
China, recognition 
City University New York, recognition (General)
City University New York, recognition (Teacher Training Programs)


Decree on Groups of Persons, Centre of interest living (PDF, 3 Pages)
Decree on Groups of Persons, schools abroad 


ECTS Execution
European Baccalaureate (PDF, 2 Pages)


Foreign documents, legalization
Foreign grading Systems (PDF, 1 Page) 
Foreign secondary school leaving certificates, Admission (6 Pages) 
France, recognition  


Germany, recognition 
Grading systems (PDF, 1 Page)


Institute for Higher Studies in Vienna (PDF, 1 Page)
Institutions of post-secondary education Austria
Institutions of post-secondary education, temporal scope of application (PDF, 2 Pages)
Interest of living, centre (PDF, 3 Pages) 
International assignment of levels of study 
International Baccalaureate (PDF, 7 Page)
Italy, teacher training colleges 


Joint degree programmes (PDF, 15 Page)


Legalization list for higher education (PDF, 14 Page) 
Levels of study, international assignment 
Lisbon Convention – General recommendation 
Lisbon Convention – Recommendation on substantial differences (PDF, 7 Page) 
Luxembourg, recognition 


Orthopedagogical professions, Schools (PDF, 1 Page) 

Poland, recognition 
Prerequisites for Validation (PDF, 2 Pages)


Recognition Armenia – Recommendation 
Recognition Austria – Recommendation (PDF, 4 Pages) 
Recognition Azerbaijan – Recommendation 
Recognition China – Recommendation 
Recognition, foreign grading systems (PDF, 1 Page)
Recognition France – Recommendation 
Recognition Germany – Recommendation 
Recognition Luxembourg – Recommendation 
Recognition Poland – Recommendation 
Recognition Slovakia – Recommendation 
Recognition Switzerland – Recommendation 
Recognized institutions of post-secondary education, temporal scope of application (PDF, 2 Pages) 
Refugees, validation for Medicine (PDF, 2 Pages)
Registration guidelines for academic degrees 
Russian Federation, admission 


Schools abroad – List (PDF 2 Pages)
Schools for orthopedagogical professions (PDF, 1 Page)
Slovakia, recognition 
Substantial differences, Lisbon Recognition Convention (PDF, 7 Page)
Switzerland, recognition 
Syria, admission Initiates file downloadPDF (8 KB)


Teacher Training Colleges 
Temporal scope of application (PDF, 2 Page)
Term for Validation (PDF, 2 Pages)
Turkey, admission 


United Kingdom, admission Initiates file downloadPDF (25 KB)
United States, Advanced Placement Program (PDF, 5 Pages)
United States, Asessment (PDF, 4 Pages)
United States, City University, recognition (general) (PDF, 5 Pages) 
United States, City University, recognition (Teacher Training Programs) (PDF, 4 Pages)


Validation, equivalence, term (PDF, 2 Pages)
Validation for Medicine, refugees (PDF, 2 Pages)
Validation, prerequisites (PDF, 2 Pages)
Vienna School of International Studies (2 Pages)