International qualifications assessment

How to get foreign-earned credentials assessed for immigration or work and study, and IQAS resources for organizations.

Services and information

Contact the International Qualifications Assessment Service for assistance.

Information on getting foreign-earned credentials assessed for immigration or work and study, and IQAS resources for organizations.

If you plan to work or study, you can get an assessment that compares your credentials to educational standards in Canada.

To immigrate to Canada as a skilled worker, you will need an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) for education received outside of Canada.

IQAS information, resources and workshops for employers, educational institutions and professional regulatory organizations.

These guides explain how international education credentials compare to Alberta education credentials and standards.