Recognition and acceptance

Leading universities and employers worldwide value and recognise Cambridge qualifications as evidence of academic ability. They are a passport to success.

Recognition search

Find out which institutions recognise Cambridge qualifications. View details by country and qualification by using our recognition database.

Recognition details by qualification

Read general information about recognition for each Cambridge qualification.

Recognition details by country

Here is some extra guidance on university recognition of Cambridge qualifications in specific countries.

Cambridge in the USA 
For information about applying to universities in the USA, go to the USA section of this website.

Cambridge recognition brochure - Pakistan

A guide to the recognition of Cambridge qualifications in Pakistan.

India recognition statements
A collection of statements from institutions in India that accept Cambridge qualifications.

Higher Education South Africa brochure
This guide summarises HESA’s entry requirements for students holding Cambridge qualifications.