Original title: Electronic certification for academic degrees
The General Office of the Ministry of Education issued a notice today on matters related to the certification of higher education qualifications in China. It is clear that all academic degrees registered in the colleges and universities information management system and degree information management system related databases will be implemented online inquiry and electronic certification. Information on domestic higher education qualifications can be found on China Higher Education Student Information Network and electronic certification. Information on domestic degree information can be found on China Degree and Graduate Education Information Network China Degree Certification System.
The notice pointed out that before the implementation of the electronic registration system for domestic higher education degrees (graduation before 2002 and information awarded before September 2008), continue to provide written certification through manual verification. All institutions of higher education and other degree-granting units shall, in principle, reply within 10 working days after receiving the letter of verification of the academic degree from the National Information Consultation and Employment Guidance Center for Higher Education Institutions and the National Degree and Graduate Education Development Center.
Relevant departments of the educational administration, students, and archives management of all institutions of higher education and other degree-degree awarding units shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the "Administrative Measures for the Archives of Higher Education Institutions", issue certification materials such as academic transcripts, learning experiences, and award certificates. Reporter Zhang Wei