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Country Index Volume I

The New Country Index: Making Sense of International Credentials Volume I (2004) is an essential tool for interpreting the educational backgrounds of people who have studied outside of the United States and who need statements of educational equivalencies in order to enter the U.S. educational environment and work force.

Compiled by current and former staff and board members, Volume I of The New Country Index: Making Sense of International Credentials provides easy-to-follow tables that clearly map the educational structures of 70 foreign countries to their U.S. equivalents.  In each country section, you’ll find information on studies at all levels – primary through tertiary as well as technical, vocational, and professional training.

The most reliable, convenient, and practical reference of its kind, The New Country Index is a must-have resource for colleges and universities, state licensing boards, and foreign ministries, as well as for immigration attorneys and individuals hiring or seeking employment in the United States.

The New Country Index: Making Sense of International Credentials (Volume I) is comprised of educational profiles for 70 countries. In particular, it includes the following countries:

Afghanistan

Armenia

Australia

Azerbaijan

Bangladesh

Belarus

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brazil

Bulgaria

China

Colombia

Croatia

Denmark

Ecuador

El Salvador

Estonia

Ethiopia

France

Georgia

Germany

Guatemala

Haiti

Hong Kong

Hungary

India

Indonesia

Iran

Iraq

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Japan

Kazakhstan

Korea

Kyrgyzstan

Latvia

Lithuania

Macedonia

Mexico

Moldova

Myanmar

New Zealand

Nigeria

Norway

Pakistan

Peru

Philippines

Romania

Russia

Scotland

Serbia and Montenegro

Singapore

Slovenia

South Africa

Soviet Union (Former)

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Tajikistan

Thailand

Taiwan

Trinidad and Tobago

Turkmenistan

Ukraine

United Kingdom

United States

Uzbekistan

Venezuela

Vietnam

Yugoslavia (former)

To purchase a copy of Volume I of The New Country Index: Making Sense of International Credentials, click here.

For additional information, please contact us at info@ierf.org.