Diplomas from Venezuela

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

Working in the Netherlands

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Studying in the Netherlands

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Diploma Comparable to
Título de bachiller a HAVO diploma
Título de educación media general a HAVO diploma
Título de técnico medio a HAVO diploma with vocational subjects
Título de bachiller técnico a HAVO diploma with vocational subjects
Título de bachiller en ciencias
(before 2009)
a HAVO diploma
Título de bachiller en humanidades
(before 2009)
a HAVO diploma
Título de técnico superior universitario 2-3 years of HBO
Título de técnico superior especialista + field of study at least 2 to 3 years of HBO
Licenciada/o usually an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Título professional, such as Abogado or Ingeniero usually an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree, sometimes 2 years of WO
Especialista + field of study at least an HBO bachelor's degree or a WO bachelor's degree
Maestría an HBO master's degree or a WO master's degree
Título de magíster an HBO master's degree or a WO master's degree