Diplomas from Tanzania

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

Working in the Netherlands

Do you want to know if you can work in the Netherlands with a certain Tanzanian diploma? Go to Working in the Netherlands with a foreign diploma.

Studying in the Netherlands

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Diploma Comparable to
Certificate of Secondary Education with an A, B or C for at least 5 subjects a VMBO-T diploma

The following combination:

  • Certificate of Secondary Education with an A, B or C for at least 6 subjects; and
  • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education with a principal pass for at least 1 subject
a HAVO diploma

The following combination:

  • Certificate of Secondary Education with an A, B or C for at least 5 subjects; and
  • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education with a principal pass for at least 2 subjects and a subsidiary pass for at least 1 subject
at least a HAVO diploma
Bachelor’s degree ( : 3 years) an HBO bachelor’s degree or 2 years of WO
Bachelor’s degree (duration: 4 years) an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree (duration: 1 year) a WO bachelor's degree or an HBO master's degree
Master’s degree (duration: 2 years) an HBO master's degree or a WO master’s degree