The EQF system allows institutions to establish partnerships with foreign institutions as well as student exchanges. It also helps promoting the individual mobility of students; EQF qualifications open gates to career advancement and higher education.
The EQF system aims at:
- Nevertheless, the automatic recognition of a degree by an institution can only take place if an agreement has been signed between the partner institutions.
- However, most universities around the world recognise E.C.T.S. credits without any specific agreement. The admission criteria and pre-requisites are specific to each institution.
- A student’s personal file, their motivation, their mastery of the language of the country they wish to study in are all key elements in the admission process they choose to continue their studies in.