When you have finished your studies and want to apply for the award of a qualification, you should apply to receive a degree certificate (diploma). To receive the degree certificate you must have fulfilled all of the requirements.

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Local qualification descriptor – applies to those who began their studies in their main field of study fall semester 2016 or later.

The local qualification descriptors cover general first and second-cycle qualifications. The programme syllabi fill the same function for professional qualifications and the general syllabi contain the provisions for third-cycle qualifications. For more information or translation of the local qualification descriptors, please contact your department.

Degree requirements


You apply for a degree certificate through the Degree Office. Information on how to apply:
Application for a degree certificate



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