Some international agreements are in place to facilitate the recognition of academic credentials and professional qualifications to work in or outside Canada. This is generally possible through international cooperation agreements on the mutual recognition of:
- an academic credential, and thus its academic program; and/or
- a professional qualification.
Such agreements are often known as mutual recognition agreements
(MRAs) and are negotiated:
- between two or more jurisdictions, countries, or regions, such as the:
- by regulatory authorities or professional associations in Canada with other organizations outside Canada.
For more information, use the Directory of International Labour-Mobility Resources to search for a specific country and get information on MRAs for an occupation.