How to Authenticate Your Diploma (Red Ribbon & MOFA-Attestation) | Dubai OFW
As a Filipino resident in Dubai, one of the things that you normally have to submit to process visas for employment or sponsorship would be your university diploma and Transcript of Records (TOR). These documents will only be accepted by the UAE government once they are attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). But before having it attested by MOFA, you need to have your diploma authenticated by the UAE embassy in the Philippines and sealed with red-ribbon authentication by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in the Philippines. It's a long process but everybody has to go through with it. We had to get one ourselves when we applied for a family visa and employment. In this post, we outline the steps on how to authenticate your diploma and TOR. UPDATE: There is a new option to have your documents authenticated by DFA. LBC Express in UAE is offering a Document Processing service. More details here - How to Process Philippine Documents in UAE via LBC Express (DFA Red Ribbon,