Authentication - Overview



The Authentication Department is responsible for the validation and certification of academic documents for non-sponsored (privately funded) and previously sponsored students.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Validation and certification of enrollment verification/academic transcripts/degrees for students in the United States and Canada. 
  • Validation and certification of Residency or Fellowship Certificates of individuals in the United States and Canada for work purposes in Kuwait.
  • Validation and certification of admission letters for non-sponsored (privately funded) Kuwaiti students or students seeking sponsorship.
  • Validation and certification of report cards and high school transcripts/diplomas for Kuwaiti students in the United States and Canada. (dependents of scholarship students must contact their Embassy Adviser for certification)
  • Maintaining the database of approved colleges and universities which must be updated annually
  • Maintaining database of merit schools.

Contact Us:

Certification of Admission Letters/I20s, University Degrees/Enrollment Verification/Residency or Fellowship Certificates/High School Transcripts/Elementary Report Cards:

Certification of Admission Letter/I20s:

Inquiries Regarding Approved Programs:





Contact / Hours Of Operations

OFFICE NUMBER: 202.364.2100

FAX NUMBER: 202.363.8394


Monday through Friday

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m est



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