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Qualification Profile

Comparability Statement

Title of Foreign Award

Título de Tecnólogo / Grau de Tecnólogo / Curso Superior de [subject area]

Title of Award in English

Higher Technical Certificate / Technological Degree / Advanced Course in

Additional Information

Título de Tecnólogo / Grau de Tecnólogo is an undergraduate award.



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

Higher Certificate

Irish NFQ Level


First Published


Country Education Profile

Sample Document

Award Profile

Title of Título de Tecnólogo / Grau de Tecnólogo is awarded on completion of a curso superior de tecnologia in the applied subject or chosen specialisation, and confers professional rights within a profession. Programmes are two to three years in duration, requiring a minimum of 1,200 hours.