Levels of Higher Education

Levels of Higher Education, primary, secondary and Higher Education; Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of National Education.

Higher education is offered at two levels: undergraduate and postgraduate education.

The undergraduate level has, in turn, three levels of training:

  • Technical Professional Level (related to Technical Professional programs).
  • Technological Level (related to technological programs).
  • Professional Level (related to professional university programs).

Postgraduate education includes the following levels:

  • Specializations (related to programs of Technical Professional Specialization, Technological Specialization and Professional Specializations).
  • Master's Degrees.
  • Doctoral Degrees.

Formal undergraduate programs can be accessed by those accrediting bachelor's degree and the State exam, which is the official mandatory exam presented by students graduated from secondary education who wish to continue higher education studies.

Levels of Higher Education, primary, secondary and Higher Education; Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of National Education.