• Recognition of qualifications
    Procedure di riconoscimento dei titoli

    NARIC Italy – Procedures for the academic recognition of foreign qualifications, listing of relevant legislation, relevant agencies for the different procedures, recognition of refugee academic qualifications and information sources.

    Recognition of qualifications
  • Statements of comparability and qualifications certification
    Attestati di comparabilità e certificazione dei titoli

    Credential Information Service (CIS) – Attestation services for the comparability of foreign qualifications to be presented in Italy for academic purposes, and for the certification and translation into English of Italian university qualifications to be presented abroad.

    Statements of comparability and qualifications certification
  • The Italian Higher Education System
    Il sistema italiano di istruzione superiore

    Information about the Italian Higher Education System, with indications about the types of existing qualifications, the lists of official institutions, the education provided and the characteristic elements of the Italian system.


    The Italian Higher Education System
  • Projects
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    Description of international projects which CIMEA promotes and participates in, presentation of the results obtained and of the useful tools produced for an in-depth look at the principal aspects of both national and international higher education systems.

    Projects
  • Recognition of qualifications
    Procedure di riconoscimento dei titoli

    NARIC Italy – Procedures for the academic recognition of foreign qualifications, listing of relevant legislation, relevant agencies for the different procedures, recognition of refugee academic qualifications and information sources.

  • Statements of comparability and qualifications certification
    Attestati di comparabilità e certificazione dei titoli

    Credential Information Service (CIS) – Attestation services for the comparability of foreign qualifications to be presented in Italy for academic purposes, and for the certification and translation into English of Italian university qualifications to be presented abroad.

  • The Italian Higher Education System
    Il sistema italiano di istruzione superiore

    Information about the Italian Higher Education System, with indications about the types of existing qualifications, the lists of official institutions, the education provided and the characteristic elements of the Italian system.


  • Projects
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    Description of international projects which CIMEA promotes and participates in, presentation of the results obtained and of the useful tools produced for an in-depth look at the principal aspects of both national and international higher education systems.

Credential Evaluation since 1984

Since 1984, CIMEA - Information Centre on Academic Mobility and Equivalence has been engaged in the field of information and consulting services relating to the procedures for the recognition of academic qualifications and to issues relating to Italian and international higher education and training.

CIMEA is the official Italian centre within the NARIC - National Academic Recognition Information Centres – network of the European Union and the ENIC - European National Information Centres – network of the European Council and of UNESCO.

CIMEA supports academic mobility in all its forms and facilitates the understanding of the components of the Italian and foreign higher education and training systems and promotes the principles of the Lisbon Convention in the field of academic qualification recognition.

convenzione lisbona
Lisbon Recognition Convention

Ratification in Italy and implementation of the “Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education in the European Region”, regulatory index of reference and implemental tools.

associazioni e reti
Associations and networks

Activities carried out, objectives and description of the associations and networks that CIMEA is involved with and promotes in the area of higher education and training operating on both national and international levels.

quadro dei titoli
Qualifications Framework

The Italian Qualifications Framework, official instrument for the description of the Italian system, modeled on the basis of the Qualifications Framework for the European Higher Education Area.

pubblicazioni e banche dati
Publications and Databases

Tools for the recognition of qualifications, for the identification of the status of foreign institutions and for the comprehension of the different elements that characterize foreign Higher Education systems

cimea academy
CIMEA Academy

Training activities, courses, study visits and seminars organised by CIMEA for the benefit of Italian Higher Education Institutions in the area of internationalization, recognition of qualifications, foreign Higher Education systems and Joint Programmes.