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The results page below offers detailed information and advice on how the selected foreign qualification compares to an award and/or level on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ). You can also download and print a Comparability Statement which offers a useful summary of the information. A user-guide is available here to provide additional information We welcome your feedback. Should you have any questions on the information or advice provided here, you can submit a query through the QHelp.

Qualification Profile

Comparability Statement

Title of Foreign Award

Diplom (FH)

Title of Award in English


Additional Information

Diplom (FH) (=Fachhochschuldiplom) e.g. Diplom Ingenieur (FH), Diplom Betriebswirt (FH)



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

First Cycle (end of cycle) qualification

Irish NFQ Award Type

Honours Bachelor Degree

Irish NFQ Level


First Published


Country Education Profile

Sample Document

Award Profile