Proposed General Education Certificate to be tested in 2020 (South Africa)

Basic Education Minister of the South African government announced this fall the proposed introduction of General Education Certificate (GEC) at the end of Grade 9. Currently, school children progress directly into Grade 10 upon completion of Grade 9. Th

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BUNEXE diploma verification services suspended due to Haiti crisis

The Bureau National des Examens d'État (BUNEXE), a division of the Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training has temporarily suspended the diploma verification services due to current crisis resulting from the anti-government protests.

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Online Verification: Certificate Verification System for Myanmar's technical and computer universities

This online system allows for verification of certificates from the Technological and Computer Universities, Myanmar: http://cvs.moe-st.gov.mm/Home/Index. Steps to request verification: Go To Request Verification. [the blue box actually says "Verify Cert

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Kazakhstan to introduce 12-year primary-secondary school system

According to the "One Hundred Steps on Five Institutional Reforms" developed by the Ministry of Education and Science, primary and secondary education in Kazakhstan is transitioning towards a 12-year system.  Along with the extra year of school education

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Ministry of Education and Science divided into two ministries (Russia)

On May 15, 2018, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (Министерство образования и науки Российской Федерации - https://минобрнауки.рф/) was divided into: Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Министерство просвещения

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