Recognition of educational qualifications from the GDR

Service Description

Graduates who have a degree from a university, technical or engineering college or a degree from an ecclesiastical educational institution of the former GDR which was or is located in the territory of the present Free State of Thuringia may - provided that the degree was acquired by 31.12.1994 - apply for a determination of the equivalence of the educational qualification within the meaning of Article 37 (1) of the Unification Treaty and, if applicable, for a postgraduate degree based on the determination.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Thüringer Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft

Postal address
Post office box 90 02 25
99105 Erfurt

Max-Reger-Straße 4-8
99096 Erfurt
+49 361 57371-1999
+49 361 57171-1990