Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.032 - European Convention on the Academic Recognition of University Qualifications

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 21/08/2019


Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the Netherlands, dated 24 November 1986, registered at the Secretariat General on 27 November 1986 - Or. Engl.

Competent authorities in the Netherlands responsible for dealing with matters pertaining to the equivalence of university qualifications pursuant to Article 2 of the Convention :

a. Executive boards of universities in the case of decisions on recognition of courses taken abroad as qualifications for further study or the taking of a doctorate at a Dutch university ;

b. The Ministry of Education and Science (Central Administration and Implementation Department (CDBU/BDW), Postbus 888, 9700 AW Groningen) in the case of decisions on recognition of university qualifications attained abroad as entitling holders of qualifications to use the academic titles customarily prefixed to names in the Netherlands. This refers to the titles doctor (dr.), engineer (ir.), master of law (mr.), psychologist or bachelor of arts/science (drs.).
Period covered: 27/11/1986 -
Articles concerned : 2

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