About this webinar:

Germany is increasing in importance as both a source of and a destination for international students. Enhance your credential evaluation skills by learning how to more effectively evaluate academic documents from this growing market. Presenters will also provide an overview of the German secondary and tertiary systems of education, including institution types and programs of study.

Gain insight into:

  • Germany’s education system, including grading scales and equivalencies
  • Academic documents from Germany and how to obtain, verify, and authenticate them
  • German student mobility trends to the U.S. and Canada




Credential Analyst, WES

Ann-Cathrin earned a master's degree in adult and continuing education from the University of Bamberg, Germany, specializing in intercultural education. She has been a credential analyst at WES for the past 4 years, specializing in the education systems of Western Europe. She has authored and presented on the education systems of Germany. Ann-Cathrin is a native German speaker.



Data Analytics Associate, WES

Ning earned a master’s degree in social and comparative analysis in education from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Education, and a bachelor’s degree in education from Capital Normal University in Beijing, China. Ning conducts and presents research on international higher education trends and student mobility.