Diplomas from Brazil

In the table below you can find the level of Brazilian diplomas.

Working in the Netherlands

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Studying in the Netherlands

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Diploma Comparable to
Diploma de ensino médio com habilitação an MBO diploma level 1,2,3 or 4
Técnico de nivel médio an MBO diploma level 1, 2, 3 or 4
Certificado de conclusão do 2° grau a HAVO diploma
Certificado de conclusão do ensino médio a HAVO diploma
Tecnólogo Please contact us for a credential evaluation
Bacharel(a) usually an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Licenciada/o in teacher training an HBO bachelor's degree
Licenciada/o in another field of study usually an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Título profissional, such as an Engenheira/o or a Psicóloga/o usually an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Mestre a 1-year WO master's degree