Recognition of IHK Certificates

English foreign language certificates issued by German Chambers of Industry & Commerce (IHKs) can be translated and recognised by the European College of Business and Management and the German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce.

How to request your accredited IHK language certificate:

  • Fill in the online form below
  • Attach a scanned copy of your IHK certificate in German
  • Attach proof of payment

We will process your enquiry when proof of payment has been received and aim to send validated certificates within 4 weeks.

If you have any questions about the recognition of your IHK language certificate please send us an email to pdp(at)

This form is not intended for the Kaufmann International Certificate (KIC), please use the KIC Online Application Form!

The ECBM can translate the following qualifications. For all other qualifications, please enquire at pdp(at)

  • Zusatzqualifikation Fremdsprache für kaufmännische Auszubildende
  • Zusatzqualifikation Fremdsprache für industriell-technische Auszubildende
  • Fremdsprachliche / -r Korrespondent / -in
  • Fremdsprachenkaufmann / -Kauffrau
  • Fremdsprache im Beruf, II und III
  • Übersetzer / -in ( Deutsch und Englisch )
  • Dolmetscher / Übersetzer / -in ( Deutsch und Englisch )
  • Fremdsprachensekretär / -in

Recognition IHK Certificates

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