Academic recognition represents recognition of studies submitted by a person in order to continue studies in another country or to pursue an academic career. The term is also used to refer to a person’s right to use the academic title.
The recognition of diplomas for foreigners means accepting the diploma or degree act as genuine (issued by an accredited educational institution in the country of origin). Its assessment is based on: the type of study program, the number of transferable credits, content, training, domain, major, professional qualification (Diploma Supplement), compared to the Romanian education system, to determine the level that they confer to Romanian education.
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If the transcript or Diploma Supplement shows that studies were started in Romania and completed abroad, the diploma is recognized only if the applicant’s initial studies were performed in a school unit or institution of higher education accredited in Romania.