4 easy steps how to become a BUEM student
1. APPLICATION FORM - Fill in the application form (Bachelor or Master or Doctoral)
2. ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS - Send your graduation education certificate or diploma, the CV and passport copy via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
After submitting the Application form and annexes, you will obtain a preliminary Confirmation letter with specification of the further procedures
4. VERIFICATION OF DOCUMENTS OBTAINED ABROAD
The previous education diploma must be verified, in case this was not obtained in Slovakia. Following
a) Apostille All documents issued by countries of the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization of Public Foreign Documents have to be certified by an “Apostille”. Public document certified with an Apostille can be used abroad.
b) Consular legalization - Superlegalization
All documents issued by country which has not signed the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization of Public Foreign Documents, have to be fully certified by the Embassy or Consulate of the Slovak Republic in the particular country. More information can be found here:
After obtaining the verification of your certified diploma of the previous level of education (secondary education for the Bachelor study and Bachelor graduation for Master study), this diploma has to be verified in Slovakia “Nostrification”
The university can help you with this procedure. :)
In case of any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our International Relations Department
Recognition of documents verifying a completed secondary education
For students applying for Bachelor study
Every applicant who has successfully completed his secondary education abroad is obliged to submit a special confirmation (NOSTRIFICATION) of equivalence of the documents obtained abroad.
This nostrification is issued by the district authorities in specific residences of districts of the Slovak republic that correspond either to the place of residence of the applicant, or the place of residence of the relevant university.
District Authority in Bratislava - Section for Education: +421 2 492 078 06
An application for nostrification of documents includes, according to §36 of the Act:
1. name and surname of the applicant
2. address of permanent or temporary residence
3. subject matter of the application
4. title and address of a certified high school which has issued documents of education
5. year of completion of studies
6. signature of the applicant
Along with the application, the following documents are also submitted, according to §36, article 1 and 2 of the Act:
1. copy of proof of identification
2. certified copy of the document of completed education, officially translated into the Slovak language
3. summary of completed subjects and examinations, officially translated into the Slovak language
4. confirmation from a certified high school concerning the extent of applied teachings, if the application concerns secondary
5. verification of the authenticity of signatures and schools stamps on the document of completed education, issued by the relevant body in the state of origin (apostille)
6. proof of payment of fee
The applicant is obliged to submit a translated version of all documents into the Slovak language.
For students applying for Master study
BUEM may decide on recognition of a bachelor diploma issued by a foreign university only if the study programme in the study field is the same or related to the study programmes in the study fields carried out at BUEM: Economics and Enterprise Management. The recognition procedure depends on a status of country, where the Bachelor diploma was issued according to the law.
Please check these procedures and follow the step-by-step process included in these files: