University of Swahili is an Indo -American University chartered with Government of Panama and Campuses all over the world as per charter with Government.
University of Swahili, Panama is an affiliate of INQAAHE, Spain (No.2018M680),which is the only International Accrediting Organization recognized and listed in a global level.
University of Swahili, Panama is listed by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations.
University of Swahili Foundation is a Certified ISO 9001-2015 ( No. Q 4065/17 ) Educational Institution for Quality Education by BMS. BMS has been accredited from Dubai Accreditation Board, which is a member of International Accreditation Forum (IAF) for the following scopes. Quality Management Systems according to ISO 9001 Environmental Management Systems according to ISO 14001
The Apostille Treaty or The Hague Apostille Convention is an international treaty on Private International Law. It specifies the process through which a document issued in one of the signatory countries can be certified for legal purposes in all the other signatory countries. Such a certification is called an Apostille. It is an international certification comparable to a notarization in domestic law, and normally supplements a local notarization of the document. What does that mean for you? It means that a document with an Apostille stamp will be legal for use in every other country that has signed the Apostille Treaty.
All University of Swahili, Panama degrees are valid throughout the world and is fully legal as the degrees/diplomas are Apostilled by Government of Panama.
As far as Indian Students who are looking for UGC Recognition we have to state that under RTI Letter No. ASIUN/A/2017/60009 Dated 08/11/2017 AIU (Official agency of UGC which accords equivalency to foreign degrees) has stated that” AIU does not evaluate PhD/DLitt level degrees of International Universities”.
Please read the attached Public Notice also which states that from 08 June 2018 there are two options for recognition of foreign PhD in India one is the decision of the standing committee in the respective institution or AIU.
Whereas AIU do not evaluate D.Litt/D.Sc degrees of foreign universities.
The University of Swahili Foundation is empowered to award credentials as per Article 8 of the charter of the foundation. Government of Panama Public Registry Folio No.25025694 Charter Registration No.273887.