The Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq (KRG) Representation in the United States (KRG-USA) is able to authenticate certifications (e.g. university diplomas, transcripts, et cetera) issued by US institutions for the following individuals:
Residents of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) who have studied in the US under KRG-sponsored programs and fellowships
Residents of the KRI who have graduated from US educational institutions, including private institutions
Non-residents of the KRI who graduated from US educational institutions and require authentication in order to work in the KRI
Note:You have two options to authenticate your documents:
OPTION A: If you will be using your degree inside the Kurdistan Region of Iraq / KRG administered region only, you may proceed.
OPTION B: If you will be using your degree outside of the KRG administered areas, we recommend you authenticating your degree though the Iraqi Cultural Office at: http://iraqiculture-usa.com/degree_authentication. Note: KRG institutions recognize documents authenticated through the Iraqi Cultural Office as well.