Price of a Fake Degree in Iraq

In 2011, the Iraqi Parliament began investigations in reports that 20,000 government officials used fake diplomas and degrees to obtain their jobs.

Fake degrees and diplomas are traded on the black market in Iraq for prices between $1,500 to $7,000.

(Fake diploma certificates and other academic degrees information.)

Source: Wagdy Sawahel, “UAE: Smart system to prevent degree fraud,” University World News, July 24, 2011.