The Nuffic Glossary is a list with explanations of terms used in Dutch education.
This term requires explanation. The examination file is a document accompanying a HAVO or VWO diploma which provides a record not just of exam grades, but of everything the pupil has done (projects, extra papers, etc.) The ‘examination file’ was introduced in 1999-2000.
Source: Dutch Educational System, Nuffic (updates in 2000 and 2003).