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Overview of Argentinian diplomas

In the overview below you can find the level of Argentinian diplomas. You cannot derive any rights from it.

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Técnico (en) (modalidad técnico profesional)

  • Comparable to: an MBO diploma level 4 (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 7 years.
  • Type of education: general and vocational secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Bachiller en Arte/Bachiller (en)/Técnico (en) (modalidad artistica)

  • Comparable to: a HAVO diploma with vocational subjects (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 4 years.
  • Type of education: general and vocational secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Bachiller (en)

  • Comparable to: a HAVO diploma (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 3 years.
  • Type of education: general secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Licenciado/Título profesional

  • Comparable to: an HBO or a WO bachelor's degree (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 4 to 7 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research-oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to further study of the 2nd cycle in higher education (Magister en Especialista).

Especialista

  • Comparable to: at least an HBO or a WO bachelor's degree (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 1 to 4 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research-oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to further study of the 2nd cycle in higher education (Magister), in some cases with exemptions.

Magister

  • Comparable to: an HBO or a WO master's degree (NLQF 7/EQF 7).
  • Duration of schooling: 1 to 3 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research-oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to doctorate programmes.