Overview of Dutch diplomas
|Dutch diplomas||NLQF level||EQF level|
VMBO diploma, pathway BB
MBO diploma level 1
VMBO diploma, pathway KB, GL or T
MBO diploma level 2
|MBO diploma level 3||3||3|
MBO diploma level 4
- A brief description of these Dutch diplomas can be found at Primary and secondary education, Vocational secondary education, Research-oriented higher education (WO) and Higher professional education (HBO).
- NLQF = Dutch Qualifications Framework.
- EQF = European Qualifications Framework.
- The NLQF or EQF level is not so much a reflection of study load or content; rather, it is an indication of a person’s knowledge and skills after having completed a certain study programme. For more information, see Qualification frameworks.