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Hrd Attestation in Tamil nadu | Chennai

What is HRD Attestation in Tamil nadu ?

HRD Attestation is a verification process done by the State Government for all Educational documents. Documents such as Bachelor Degree Certificate, Master Degree certificate, Transcript, 12th 10th Etc..
HRD attestation full form is Human Resource Department Attestation, also called as State Attestation for educational documents.
State Attestation for non educational documents such as birth, marriage, death certificates is known as Home Department Attestation.

4 Simple steps to get HRD Attestation on your Documents 

  1. Register on HRD Portal 
  2. Collect all  Documents that need HRD Attestation 
  3. Submit the Original / Photocopies of documents
  4. Receive Documents with HRD Attestation Directly 

Why HRD Attestation is required ?

Below are the reasons to get HRD Attestation from the state of Tamilnadu

  • Mandatory Requirement for Apostille Process.
  • For admission into foreign Universities.
  • If you are travelling under Work visa.
  • To prove that given documents are genuine. 

Process of getting HRD Attestation in Tamil nadu

The process of HRD attestation is a complicated and long procedure. It involves document verification from State Governments and the verification from Document issuing institute .
The process of HRD attestation is as follows

  1. Finding out the Institution which issued you the original document. 
           -Degree Certificate / Transcript – University
           -10th & 12th – School Board
           -PhD – University
           -Transfer Certificate –  School Board
  2. Finding out RAC ( Regional Authentication Centers )
    RACs are Regional Authentication Centers where the secretariate of the states sits, they are responsible to attest the documents. 
    Here are the list of RAC Centers. Every state has multiple RACs its important to know under which RAC you fall in.
  3. Submission of Original documents at Regional Authentication Center
    Carry your original documents, Passport Photocopy, 2 Passport size photographs & an Application form.
  4. Submission of Original documents to University.
    After collecting the documents from RAC submit the document to University Examination department and get the attestation from University.
  5. Submission of Original document again to RAC
    After collecting the attested document from University submit the document to RAC again they will verify the University Attestation and provides the HRD attestation finally.

Time Taken to get HRD Attestation in Tamil nadu

Since the process involves multiple submission and multiple collection from different institutions it will take around 30 working days to get HRD attestation.

Cost of getting HRD Attestation

We cannot exactly determine how much it will cost to get HRD Attestation because each RAC has different fees and and each University verification fees are different.
If you consider all the cost including travelling, food and time total cost will come around 6000 – 8000₹

Document Required to Get HRD attestation in Chennai

  1. Original Document that you need to get HRD attestation. Degree, Transcript, Etc 
  2. Passport Photocopy first and last information page
  3. 2 passport size photographs
  4. Application form ( can be obtained at RAC center )


How can I get HRD attestation in Tamil Nadu?

HRD is Human Resource Department attestation. Also known as State Attestation for educational documents. HRD Attestation is done by the Secretary of the state from where the documents are issued.
Below are the departments that can help you in getting HRD Attestation 

Under Secretary, (Foreigners) Department, Government of Tamil Nadu, Chennai
Office of the Resident Commissioner of Tamil Nadu in New Delhi

You can start your HRD Application Here

Can HRD attestation be done online?

Yes HRD Attestation can be online by registering for HRD Attestation. However you need to courier, submit the Original documents in order to get HRD Attestation because Secretary of Gujarat state will only accept original hard copy for attestation 

 Below are the documents needed

  1. Original Educational document 
  2. Passport Photocopy ( first and last information page )
  3. 2 Passport size photographs

How many days will take for HRD attestation in chennai?

HRD Attestation time varies depending on the state in which the document is issued. Generally the Tamil Nadu government takes 30 working days to complete the HRD Attestation.
Some states even take 45 working days also.

If you are living in a different city / State  than the document issuing city/ State. Then it will be really difficult for you to get the HRD attestation because you will need to travel to and from multiple times to get HRD attestation, practically it will be not possible if you are a working.
If you are facing such Issue then you can request us to get the HRD attestation for you by registering in Below form.

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