Diploma Comparable to

Basic Education Certificate

شھادة الدراسة التعلیم الأساسي

2 years of HAVO

Vocational Secondary Education Certificate

الشھادة الثانویة المھنیة

an MBO diploma level 2 or 3

Technical Diploma Certificate

شھادة دبلوم تقاني

an MBO diploma level 4

Certificate of Associate Degree

شھادة مساعد المجاز

an MBO diploma level 4

Certificate of Licensed Assistant

شھادة مساعد المجاز

an MBO diploma level 4

General Secondary Education Certificate

شھادة الدراسة الثانویة العامة

a HAVO diploma

Bachelor / الإجازة

( : 4 years)

an HBO bachelor's degree or 2 years of WO

Bachelor / الإجازة

in Architecture, Engineering, Dentistry, Pharmacy or Veterinary Medicine

a WO bachelor's degree

Bachelor / الإجازة

in Medicine

1 year of a 3-year WO master's degree in medicine
Master / الماجستیر a 1-year HBO or WO master's degree
  • 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.
  • 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.