Recognition of studies


The Bologna Process

The Bologna Process seeks to bring more coherence to higher education systems across Europe. 

It established the European Higher Education Area to facilitate student and staff mobility, to make higher education more inclusive and accessible, and to make higher education in Europe more attractive and competitive worldwide. 

As part of the European Higher Education Area, all participating countries agreed to:

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In Europe, recognition of degrees and diplomas is arranged through a common credit system known as the European Credit Transfer System or ECTS.