Education and diplomas Argentina

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Common diplomas of Argentina

View the Dutch comparison of the most common diplomas from Argentina, the duration of schooling, the type of education and the purpose of these diplomas.

Técnico (en) (modalidad técnico profesional)

  • Dutch comparison: MBO diploma, qualification level 4 (NLQF* 4/EQF** 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 7 years.
  • Type of education: general and vocational secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Bachiller en Arte/Bachiller (en)/Técnico (en) (modalidad artistica)

  • Dutch comparison: HAVO diploma with vocational subjects (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 4 years.
  • Type of education: general and vocational secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Bachiller (en)

  • Dutch comparison: HAVO diploma (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 3 years.
  • Type of education: general secondary education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education.

Licenciado/Título profesional

  • Dutch comparison: HBO or WO bachelor (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 4 to 7 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to further study of the second cycle in higher education (Magister and Especialista).

Especialista

  • Dutch comparison: at least HBO or WO bachelor (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 1 to 4 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to further study of the second cycle in higher education (Magister), in some cases with exemptions.

Magister

  • Dutch comparison: HBO or WO master (NLQF 7/EQF 7).
  • Duration of schooling: 1 to 3 years.
  • Type of education: professional or research oriented.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to doctorate programmes.

* NLQF = Dutch Qualifications Framework
** EQF = European Qualifications Framework

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