Albania | International Credentials Equivalencies
- Minimum GPA
- 7.5/10 or 4/5
- B Plus GPA
- Instruction Languages
- Bachelors Equiv.
- Pre-2007: Diplome, professional title (requiring a minimum of 4 years of study) Post-2007: Diplome e Nivelit te Dyte
- Masters Equiv.
- Pre-2007: Kandidat i Shkencave (Candidate of Science); Diplome e Studimeve te Thelluara pasuniversitare
- Grading System
10-Point Scale, with 5 as lowest passing grade:
10 Dhjetë Excellent
9 Nëntë Very Good (First Class)
8 Tëtë Good
7 Shtatë Average
6 Gjashtë Satisfactory
5 Pesë Lowest Passing Grade
- Recognized Universities
Academy of Arts
Agricultural University of Tirane
Ismail Qemal Vlora Technological University
Luigj Gurakuqui University of Shkoder
New York University – Tirana
Polytechnic University of Tirana
University“Ismail Qemali” Vlorë
University of Korca F.
University of Tirane
- Notes for Albania
Pre-university education is 12 years and graduates receive School leaving certificate. This is the requirement for university admission along with State entrance examinations.
Bologna signatory since 2003.
The system offers three cycles which came into effect in 2007:
Diplome e Nivelit te Pare- 180 ECTS
Diplome e Nivelit te Dyte- 120 ECTS
Dokotor i Shkencave- 60 ECTS and thesis
Diploma Supplements have been issued in both Albanian and English since 2004.
ECTS credit system is being used as of 2006.