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What do we mean by Verification?

If you have copies of any original school, college, or university documents or degree issued by an institution or professional body, we can verify it as a true copy of the original. British Council verification services are limited to copies of any original school, college or university documents or degree issued by an institution or proffessional body ( Academic qualifications only)

Please note that the following documents will not be verified by the British Council:

  • Online print-outs
  • Work/Employment ID cards
  • Letters of any kind
  • IELTS Test Report Forms
  • Letters of Appointment/Authorisation
  • Any other documents non-academic documents

Please also note that photocopies will only be stamped upon presenting the original documents first.

What do I need to provide?

  • the original document (i.e. certificates, transcripts, notification of results)
  • photocopies of document to be verified

How long does verification take?

This is service is on demand.

How much does this service cost?

We charge 250 KES for 1- 3 copies of each document. 

How can I get my certificates verified?

Drop into our Nairobi office during office hours.