Acknowledgement of foreign degrees

Acknowledgement of foreign degrees

If you wish to study or work in Germany, you are required to have an acknowledgement of your grades or profession.
The acknowledgement of your profession must be conducted for regulated professions in particular (e.g. doctor/teacher). However, it is sometimes easier when looking for a job to provide the potential employer with an official document, which proves the comparability of your education.

To get an initial overview of the acknowledgement of foreign degrees in Germany, it is recommendable to use the ‘acknowledgement finder’.

You can also seek assistance from the acknowledgement advice office in Wolfsburg. (please always make an appointment):


JobCenter Wolfsburg
Porschestraße 2/ Raum 170
38440 Wolfsburg

Tel.: 05361 4649-100

Fax: 05361 4649 141

Acknowledgement finder

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