Apostille (List of countries).
In accordance with Hague Convention of the 5th of October, 1961 documents to be submitted in the Convention member countries are of simplified certification. The documents contain only one seal that is the Apostille.
Each Hague Convention member country determines and appoints an official body that is in charge of affixing the Apostille.
Consular Legalization (List of countries).
The Consular Legalization of educational documents presupposes the following:
- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of your country certifies the authenticity of the signature on the document and the identity of any stamp or seal affixed to the document.
- After the legalization in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs the documents are to be legalized in the Embassy/ Consulate of the Russian Federation in your country.