Qualification Profile

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Comparability Statement

Title of Foreign Award

Licenciatura / Licenciado/a

Title of Award in English

Bachelor Degree

Additional Information

Appears on parchment as Título de or Grau de or Diploma de Licenciado/a. Gives access to Masters programmes.



Type of Education

Higher Education

Recognised Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

Credit Type

Credit Value


National Framework Level in country of origin

EQF Level


Bologna Cycle


Irish NFQ Award Class

Honours Bachelor Degree

Irish NFQ Level


First Published


Country Education Profile

Sample Document

Award Profile

The Licenciatura is a degree which also provides teacher training in a specific subject area. 3 to 4 years duration.