The list of foreign Educational Institutions recognized as equivalent to the Greek Higher Educational Institutes which is presented by DOATAP (the Hellenic National Academic Recognition and Information Centre) and is constantly updated, includes Educational Institutions that have been recognized up to date. The information provided is indicative as since, due to new academic data, there are constant new judgments about foreign Educational Institutions being recognized as equivalent to the Greek Higher Educational Institutes. It is pointed out that if a specific foreign Educational Institution is not included in this list, it means either that it is not recognized or that there has not been an opportunity for DOATAP to decide on its academic level. The list has an informative character and in no case replaces the procedure of recognition of foreign degrees provided by Law 3328/2005 as it was amended by Law 3369/2005.
According to the Law 3328/2005, Article 3, a foreign Educational Institution of higher education is recognized as equivalent to the Greek Higher Educational Institutes, if it is recognized by the competent bodies of the country where it is based, provided that the following conditions are met: