This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-GA87EG

Lack of recognition of UK professional qualifications

in United Arab Emirates

Trade barrier summary

Some UK professional qualifications, such as Chartered status are not recognised by the UAE Ministry of Education which may cause issues for businesses looking to hire UK trained candidates.

Sectors affected

  • Education and training



Date reported

30 April 2021

Last updated

25 November 2021

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