Degrees awarded by Wrocław University of Technology are recognized abroad under international agreements of the recognition of documents certifying education or, in the case of states with which such agreements have not been signed, under respective national regulations on the recognition of foreign degrees. Issues related to the degrees’ recognition are governed by relevant regulations for European Union Member States.
Recognition for academic purpose
Degrees and qualifications obtained at Wrocław University of Technology allow for continuing one’s education in another European Union country. This recognition is based on the Lisbon Convention.
Recognition for job-related purposes
The purpose of job-related recognition is to recognize the person’s professional skills and qualifications rather than academic titles. In the case of non-regulated professions, qualifications obtained in one European Union Member State are automatically recognized in another member States. In the case of regulated professions (e.g. architect) qualifications are recognized in accordance with general or sectorial directives.
Diploma Supplement at Wrocław University of Technology
The Diploma Supplement (DS) is a document attached to a degree to provide a description of the nature, level, context, content and status of the studies that were successfully completed by the individual named on the original qualification to which this supplement is appended. The DS is produced by the University according to a template that has been developed by a Joint European Commission – Council of Europe – UNESCO.
DS is composed of eight sections:
information identifying the holder of the qualification, information identifying the qualification, information on the level of the qualification, information on the contents and results gained, information on the function of the qualification, additional information, certification of the Supplement, information on Polish higher education system.