EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATES

An educational certificate refers to the document that you receive upon the successful completion of an academic period of a test or series of tests. The legalization process of educational certificates is known as an educational certificate attestation. Educational certificate attestation makes your certificate authenticate and valid in the destination country. In most countries the embassy is the responsible authority of issuing educational attestation. 

Note: Qatar does not accept degrees completed in Distance Learning, Part time or Online mode.

Purposes of educational certificate attestation

  • For job purposes
  • For higher study purposes
  • For migration purposes
  • For business purposes
  • For residence visa purposes

Procedure for Degree / Diploma Certificate Attestation for QATAR

Degree / diploma certificate has to be attested by the following government departments in the home country and in Qatar.

  •  Notary from New Delhi, India
  •  SDM Attestation from New Delhi India
  • Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) from the home country
  • Embassy Attestation – in person
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Qatar

Required Documents for Attestation :

  1. Original Degree Certificate
  2. Final / Consolidated Mark list
  3. Bonafide from the college / university
  4. Passport copy of the candidate
  5. ID copy of the candidate

Bonafide letter should specify the following:

  • Name of university
  • Institution status (Government or Private)
  • Mode of course (regular / correspondent)
  • Duration of course
  • Year of admission and year of passing

Processing Time: 3 week

Procedure for PG certificate attestation 

PG certificate has to be attested by the following government departments in the home country and in Qatar.

  • Notary from New Delhi, India
  • SDM Attestation from New Delhi India
  • Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) from the home country
  • Embassy Attestation – in person
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Qatar

Required Documents for Attestation :

  1. Original PG Certificate
  2. Final / Consolidated Mark list
  3. Bonafide from the college / university
  4. Passport copy of the candidate
  5. ID copy of the candidate

Processing Time: 3 week

Note: As per Qatar Mofa rule, for attesting PG certificate, attested Degree certificate should be submitted at Mofa.

UK Degree Certificate Attestation for Qatar Procedure for Attestation process :

  • Solicitor Certification
  • UK Apostille/ Foreign and CommonWealth Office (FCO) authentication
  • Qatar Embassy in UK
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Qatar

Required Documents for Attestation :

  1. Original Certificate
  2. Final Transcript/Marksheet
  3. Bonafide Letter/Verification Letter from Institution confirming the below details
  • Name of University and Degree
  • Mode of Study (Regular, Full time, Online Degree, Distance Learning)
  • Place of Study and place of examination
  • Duration of Course (Year of start and end)
  1. Passport Copy
  2. ID copy of the candidate