Academic Credential
Assessment

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Academic Credential Assessment

Both the Federal and Provincial governments in Canada recommend that people who have obtained their education outside of Canada have their credentials evaluated in order to understand their Canadian equivalency.

A credential evaluation assures employers that the documents used to establish academic equivalency are authentic, enabling them to hire, pay and promote all their employees fairly.

From the employer’s viewpoint, an academic credential assessment is becoming a crucial tool and a key component of the hiring process. A credential evaluation assures employers that the documents used to establish academic equivalency are authentic, enabling them to hire, pay and promote all their employees fairly.

Click here to visit the WES website.  

World Education Services (WES) is the authorized provincial evaluation service operating with the support of the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.  A not-for-profit organization, WES is known for the quality and reliability of its evaluations, as well as the timeliness of its service. A standard service of seven working days, once WES has the documents they require, makes it the fastest evaluation service in Canada.

WES has developed a number of features to better serve you, including being able to determine the preliminary equivalency of your post-secondary documents online at http://www.wes.org/ca/preliminary/index.asp, being able to check your status online and having the right to appeal assessment results.

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