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

Working in the Netherlands

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Studying in the Netherlands

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Diploma Comparable to
Certificado oficial de estudios – educación básica regular, nivel de educación secundaria a diploma
Certificado de educación secundaria común completa a HAVO diploma
Bachiller técnico an associate degree or 2 years of HBO
Título de profesional técnico from an EES or IES an associate degree or 2 years of
Título de profesional técnico from SENATI an associate degree or 2 years of HBO
Artísta profesional an HBO bachelor's degree
Profesor(a) an HBO bachelor's degree

Bachiller from a university

usually an HBO bachelor's degree or WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of

Título profesional

usually an HBO bachelor's degree or WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Diplomado Please contact us for a credential evaluation
Especialista Please contact us for a credential evaluation
Maestría an HBO master's degree or a WO master's degree
Maestro an HBO master's degree or a WO master's degree

Please note:

  • You can find information about the Dutch diplomas on our web pages about the education system in the Netherlands.
  • You can find more information about how we compare diplomas via Credential evaluation.
  • The SBB evaluates foreign diplomas and training at VMBO and MBO level. The evaluation may vary if the SBB evaluates the diploma for admission to VET schools or for work in the Netherlands.