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Equivalence Certificate

Procedure for obtaining Equivalence Certificate

Students who go to India for studies need to obtain Equivalence Certificate issued by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi. 

The Evaluation Division of AIU issues the Equivalence Certificate to students with foreign qualifications to facilitate their admission in Indian Universities.

The students are advised to send the following documents for issuing Equivalence Certificate:

1) Photocopy of the Degree / Certificate together with the year-wise Academic Transcript duly authenticated by the Indian Embassy in their country (or) their Mission in India.

2) Accreditation status of the University / Institute, in which the student has last attended.

3) Copies of the academic certificate of education.

Service Charge: For issuing the Equivalence Certificate, the Evaluation Division of AIU charges an amount equivalent to US$ 200 in Indian Rupees, payable through Demand Draft favouring "Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi".

These documents have to be sent to:
Evaluation Division, Association of Indian Universities, AIU House, 16 Comrade Indrajit Gupta Marg (KotlaMarg), New Delhi 110 002.

Tel: 00 91 11 2323 0059 / 2429 / 2305.Fax: 00 91 11 2323 2131.

For further details regarding the programme / guidelines, please see the following website of AIU: