Diploma Comparable to
VSBO theoritical advanced vocational track (tkl) a VMBO-T diploma
MAVO-diploma a VMBO-T diploma
Associate of Arts in Business from the University of St. Martin an MBO diploma level 2 or 3
Associate of Arts in General Liberal Arts from the University of St. Martin an MBO diploma level 2 or 3
SBO-diploma (level 4) of management training an MBO diploma level 4
HAVO-diploma a HAVO diploma
VWO-diploma a VWO diploma
Certificate of Secondary Education (CXC-examen) from the St. Maarten, Carribean Examination Council with grade 1, 2 or 3 for at least 5 subjects at general level a HAVO diploma
Operatieassistent (surgical assistant) certificate from the Instituto pa Formashon den Enfermaria 3 years of HBO
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of St. Martin an HBO bachelor's degree
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the University of the Dutch Caribbean an HBO bachelor's degree
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of the Dutch Caribbean an HBO bachelor's degree
Bachelor's degree from the University of Curaçao Dr. Moises Da Costa Gomez an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree
Akte van Bekwaamheid tot volledig bevoegd onderwijzer from the Akademia Pedagógico Kòrsou an HBO bachelor's degree
Master's degree from the University of Curaçao Dr. Moises Da Costa Gomez an HBO master's degree or a WO master's degree
  • You can find information about the Dutch diploma's on our web pages about the education system in the Netherlands.
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