Ministry of Labour and Immigration

Government of Alberta - International Qualifications Assessment Service


Description
Assists people in obtaining recognition for education they received outside of Canada.

Service provides:

  • comparison of educational qualifications from other countries to provincial education standards
  • an assessment certificate that recognizes foreign education and may help immigrants get a job in their field, get into school, or become professionally licensed
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • immigrants
  • 18 years and older
  • educated outside of Canada
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • complete online application form
  • and mail application package
  • visit website for program information and instructions

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Processing time is approximately 12 weeks, but may vary based on the volume of applications received.


Toll Free
310-0000 then 780-427-2655
Telephone
780-427-2655
Fax
780-422-9734
Web Site
http://www.alberta.ca/iqas
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees required for the type of assessment, returning documents, and for additional certificates if needed. Fees vary between $100.00 and $200.00, depending on the type of assessment, plus mailing / courier fee.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Provincial Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 21, 2019
Address
9942 108 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5K 2J5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM