Credential Information Service - CIS, CIMEA for Refugees which, thanks
to the support of the
Ministry for Universities and Research, issues
Statements of Comparability for foreign study qualifications to holders
of international protection
who have obtained the status of political
or subsidiary protection in Italy, subject to proof of such
status, is now active at CIMEA.
Credential Information Service - CIS, CIMEA for Refugees uses the “Diplome”
service to issue its certificates, making use of blockchain technology
applied to the recognition of qualifications.
For further information on the Diplome service, please click here .
Through the Diplo
me - CIMEA for Refugees portal, it is possible
to get in touch with the CIMEA experts through an
“Information Request” and
“Statement of Comparability” for a qualification obtained abroad. To
do this, the user concerned must create his/her own account on
CIMEA for Refugees portal.
In order to issue the free
Statement of Comparability, the
interested party must upload all the documents relating to the academic path
followed, which can be consulted for each country, in the
section of the personal account, together with proof of the protection
obtained in Italy. Please note that each registration on the Diplome
portal is only linked to the one personal account of the holder of the
qualification. No evaluation will be processed through intermediaries.
For those who are still waiting to obtain
international protection or who have been awarded a different status, it is
possible to access the CIMEA services by creating a personal account on
CIMEA Diplome page or through one of the Diplome pages dedicated
to affiliated Universities, the list of which can be consulted at the
Click here to access CIMEA for Refugees Diplome page.
The service offered by
CIMEA for Refugees is free only for requests for Statements of Comparability. When a Statement of Verification is required, it is necessary to register on cimea.diplo-me.eu/cimea to access the costs and timelines of the service.
Please keep in mind that in the case of a request for the Statement of Verification of a qualification held by a refugee, the successful outcome of the porcedure is not guaranteed, taking into account the methodology followed by CIMEA in order not to compromise the applicant's status.
For more information on the purpose of the
Statement of Verification and the actions implemented by CIMEA, please refer to the following page.