Authentication of BTU Certificates for use abroad
What is an apostille?
Domestic (here German) public documents, which are intended for use abroad, will not automatically be recognized by foreign states. Rather, a diplomatic legalization is required. The apostille is the most widely used form of attestation between certain countries.
Who needs an apostille?
Please clarify – if possible when you are in Germany – in which form the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg documents/certificates will be accepted where you want to apply abroad. An apostille will only be granted for a specific country and will only be recognized in this country.
Please submit the following documents to the International Relations Office (Main Building, Room 4.33) in order to complete your apostille: