The centres of expertise of Nuffic and SBB together represent the structure for International Credential Evaluation (IDW). We operate on behalf of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sciences and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment. Although IDW has prepared and structured this website with the greatest possible care and will continue with that same level of care in its maintenance, IDW cannot guarantee that the website will function without shortcomings or errors. IDW is also unable to guarantee that the website and the hardware and software used for the website are free from viruses or other unintended content or characteristics.

IDW cannot be held liable for the accuracy or completeness of information added to this website by or on behalf of companies or other third parties. IDW reserves the right to delete from the website any content that is incorrect or violates the standards of good taste and public morals, without the need to specify reasons.

IDW can also not be held responsible for any incomplete or incorrect information obtained via this website.

As a consequence, your visit to and use of this website and the results obtained are entirely for your own risk. Under no circumstances shall IDW accept any liability for any damages, direct, indirect or otherwise, that you or any other person suffers unintentionally in any manner as a consequence of or in connection with visiting and/or using of this website or as a consequence of or in connection with the inability to visit or use this website or as a consequence of or in connection with the use or inability to use material present on this website.

This site contains references and hyperlinks to other sites that are beyond the domain of IDW. IDW is not responsible for the content or availability of these sites or sources. IDW offers no guarantee whatsoever and accepts no liability with regard to the content, data, recommendations, statements, software, products or other material contained on such sites or sources.

Privacy statement

IDW handles personal data confidentially and with due care. Personal data is stored in a secure environment. IDW processes personal data in accordance with legislation relating to personal data including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Personal data refers to all data that can be derived to a natural person such as name, address and place of residence. The processing of personal data relates to all actions which can be undertaken by an organisation with regard to personal data, from collection through to deletion. IDW will only share personal data with partners and suppliers engaged for administrative processing, evaluation and/or selection of applications, if necessary.

IDW processes personal data in order to deal with applications for evaluation of diplomas and/or certificates obtained and/or study courses followed abroad.

Any other form of processing of your personal data will only be carried out in as much as you have unequivocally granted IDW consent for that specific activity. Such consent may for example take the form of the submission of a contact form or question to IDW, by e-mail.

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A cookie is a small data file transmitted together with pages of this website, and stored by your browser on the hard disk of your computer. Using cookies, IDW can collect non-personal information for use in improving the service on our website.

This Disclaimer and Privacy Statement are subject to alteration. Any such alterations are published on the IDW website. If you have any questions, comments or complaints about the processing of your personal data or if you wish to examine or change your personal data, please contact IDW.