Locate any information on the educational institution that can be used to substantiate its legal operation within the education system of the issuing country.
For internal procedures:
- Identify the exact name of the issuing educational institution, as written on the document.
- Consult the Web site of the educational institution. You may find information on its:
- legal status;
- quality-assurance practices;
- possible affiliations with other organizations.
Throughout this process, it is important to consider that the official name of the educational institution may have changed since the documents were issued. This highlights the importance of locating historical data, when needed.
For more information, you may contact the admissions office of the educational institution.