Sri Ramachandra University renamed (India)

Sri Ramachandra University, a Deemed University is now known as Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research.  Naming History: Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, 1985 to 2006 and 2017 to 2018 Sri Ramachandra University,

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Online Verification: Umm Al-Qura University (Saudi Arabia)

Go to:  This is a degree verification tool only. The information you need is the following: رقم الهوية : * national ID, on grad cert رقم الطالب : * student ID, on transcript المعدل التراكمي: * grade average, from e

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Online Verification: Updated link for Russian federal diploma database

The federal register for diplomas for secondary professional education and higher education in Russia can now be accessed at this site: At the bottom of the page, under Уровень обра

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4-year "Licence/Bachelor" programs for Nigerian students in Benin

Private higher education institutions in Benin offer a number of degree programs that are recognized through the ministerial homologation process. A list of homologated programs is periodically published by the Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de

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IEM Spotlight Fall Issue Available

The 2019 fall issue of the NAFSA online IEM Spotlight newsletter is now out! This edition focuses on Francophone educational systems around the world, including those of Morocco, Quebec, and the Francophone African countries.  To access, log in as a NAFS

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Expansion of Secondary Education in the Philippines: Senior High School

For many years primary and secondary education in the Philippines was a total of 10 years (primary grades 1-6, secondary grades 7-10). When students completed grade 10 they received a diploma (Katunayan or Katibayan in Filipino) issued by the secondary s

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International Handbook of Universities not published in 2018

The 2019 International Handbook of Universities (29th edition), published by Palgrave Macmillan, will be available soon. The 28th edition was published in 2017. Although the handbook has normally been published annually, the publishers have confirmed tha

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Online Verification: Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain)

Recently-issued transcripts from the Universidad de Zaragoza may be able to be verified online via QR code or at, using the Código Seguro de Verificación (CSV) from the document.

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Renamed Institution: San Beda College - Manila (Philippines)

In 2018, the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines (CHED) granted university status to San Beda College - Manila. It is now known as San Beda University. San Beda College - Alabang remains a separate institution.

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Unrecognized Institution: Calamus International University

In 2001, Calamus International University began operations out of Turks and Caicos as a distance-learning institution. In 2007, the operation moved to Vanuatu. It was not recognized as a degree-granting institution in either country.

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Renamed Accreditor: AdvancED

In November 2018, AdvancED, which accredits schools for pre-K through grade 12 in the United States and other countries, merged with Measured Progress, which develops and supports assessment programs for schools. In August 2019, the combined organization

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All those sample international education documents…

What do you do with the international education credentials you have evaluated?  Keep them as a resource?  Throw them out? Have new data security and privacy requirements changed the way you think about documents? Is it important to have an archive of in

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