Macedonia | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
B Plus GPA
Instruction Languages
Macedonian, Albanian, Turkish
Bachelors Equiv.
* Visoko Obrazovanja, Diplomiran requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
Masters Equiv.
Grading System

6 (Pass/Fail level)

Recognized Universities

University of Bitola -“St. Kliment Ohridski”
University of Skopje – Sts. Kiril and Metodij”

Notes for Macedonia

Pre-university education requires 12 years of study. Secondary School Leaving Certificate or the International Baccalaureate are required for admission to university. Entrance examinations are required for admission to university.

*Bachelor level studies can be from 4 to 6 years depending on the field of specialization.

** Master level studies last two years following the Diplomiran stage and require a thesis that is defended in public.

There are many private institutions. Contact your Student Services Officer to determine if a private institution is acceptable

Bologna Note:

Bologna signatory since 2003.

The system offers three cycle – Bachelor’s (undergraduate), Master’s (graduate) and Doctoral degrees.

Diploma Supplements are not yet issued by institutions.

ECTS credit system is being used along with the local grading system as of 2003.

Last modified: June 13, 2019