Country specific requirements

Africa*

West African Senior School Certificate (WAEC)
This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

National Senior Certificate (NSC)
This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

Independent Examination Board (lEB).
This secondary education is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Australia

NSW: Higher School Certificate

Nothern Territory: Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training

Queensland/South Australia/Tasmania/Victoria/Western Australia: Certificate of Education

Austria

Accepted diplomas:
Reifezeugnis of a Allgemeinbildende Höhere Schule

Belgium

Accepted diplomas:
Certificat d’Enseignement Secondaire Supérieure
ASO

Bulgaria

Accepted diplomas:
Diploma za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie (DZSO)

Bachelor of Science (BSc) ProgrammeRequired subjects (up to and incl. the 4 th halfyear)
Aerospace Engineering (English stream)Mathematics + Physics
Applied Earth Sciences (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry
Computer Science & Engineering (English stream)Mathematics
Nanobiology (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry + Biology
Canada
  • Ontario School Diploma (OSSD) with 6 university courses (U or M courses)
  • Diplome d' Études Collégiales (DEC) with the designation préuniversitaire (2 jaar)
  • Other diploma's: on request
Caribbean
  • Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) The CAPE is required with three double units in general/academic subjects and an overall grade of l-V.
China

If the student passed the Gaokao entrance exam and has obtained admission to 1. a First Class University from the Double First Class initiative  2. A former ‘Project 211’ University, the student’s level is considered to be equivalent to the pre-university Dutch VWO diploma.

Croatia

Svjedodzba o maturi / Svjedodzba o drzavnoj maturi / Potvrda o polozenim ispitima drzavne mature (Matura Certificate / State Matura Certificate)

Cyprus

Apolytirio Lykefou with an overall average mark of at least 15.

Czech Republic

Accepted diploma:
Vysvědčení o maturitní zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving certificate)

Denmark

Accepted diplomas:
Studentereksamenbevis (STX / HTX)/Bevis for Højere Forberedelseseksamen (HF) 

Estonia

Accepted diplomas:
Gümnaasiumi lõputunnistus

Finland

Accepted diplomas:
Studenteksamen/Ylioppilastutkintotodistus

Germany

Accepted diplomas:
Zeugnis der Fachgebundenen Hochschulreife
Abitur (with additional conditions)

Greece

Accepted diplomas:
Apolytirio (Genikou) Lykeiou with an overall average mark of 10 or higher

Hungary

Accepted diplomas:
Gimnaziumi Érettségi Bizonyítvány

Additional condition:
Mathematics and Physics advanced level
Chemistry and Biology intermediate level

Iceland

Stüdentspróf (academic) (Matriculation Certificate)

India

If you hold a Standard XII diploma (Academic Stream) All India Senior School Certificate Examination of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or (CISCE) with at least 75% in 5 subjects and you fulfil the Proficiency in English (section 2. Proof of language proficiency) you are eligible for admission to the Bachelor programmes of TU Delft. 

Indonesia*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Ireland

Accepted diplomas:
Leaving Certificate (at least 6 exam subjects at Higher Level. Required key subjects needs to have a final result of H1-H4) 

Israel

Accepted diplomas: 
Te ’udat Bagrût

Italy

Diploma di Superamento dell’Esame di Stato Conclusivo 

Bachelor of Science (BSc) ProgrammeRequired subjects (during the last two years)
Aerospace Engineering (English stream)Mathematics + Physics
Applied Earth Sciences (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry
Computer Science & Engineering (English stream)Mathematics
Nanobiology (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry + Biology
Japan*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Latvia

Accepted diplomas: 
Atestāts par vispārējo vidējo izglītību

Lithuania

Accepted diplomas: 
Brandos Atestatas

Luxembourg

Accepted diplomas: 
Diplôme de Fin d’Etudes Secondaire, Enseignement Classique ou Moderne

Malta

Accepted diplomas: 
Advanced Matriculation (AM)

Morocco*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

New-Zealand

Accepted diplomas: 
National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 3 with New Zealand University Entrance

Norway

Accepted diploma:
Vitnemål for videregående opplæring (Leaving Certificate from Upper Secondary School) with in the top-left section of the document the phrase og har oppnådd generell studiekompetanse.

Pakistan*

Pakistan*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Poland

Accepted diploma:
Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci (Certificate of Maturity)

Portugal

Diploma do Ensino Secundario with an average mark of at least 10.

Romania

Accepted diplomas:
Diploma de Bacalaureat

Bachelor of Science (BSc) PorgrammeRequired subjects (up to and incl. the 4th halfyear)
Aerospace Engineering (English stream)Mathematics + Physics
Applied Earth Sciences (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry
Computer Science & Engineering (English stream)Mathematics
Nanobiology (English stream)Mathematics + Physics + Chemistry + Biology
Russia*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Scotland

Accepted diplomas:
Scottish Certificate of Education (SCE) with 3 Advanced Higher Grades 

Serbia

Accepted diplomas
Диплома о стеченом средњем образовању / Diploma o stečenom srednjem obrazovanju (Diploma of Completed Secondary Education)

Slovakia

Accepted diplomas:
Vysvedčenie o Maturitnej Skúške of a Gymnázium

Slovenia

Splošna Matura 

Spain

Accepted diplomas:
Titulo de Bachiller

Surinam

Accepted diplomas: 
Vwo (with additional conditions)

Sweden

Accepted diplomas:
Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskolan

Switzerland

Accepted diplomas:
Maturitatsausweis or Certificat de Maturité

Turkey*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

Ukraine*

This secondary school diploma is not considered to be equivalent to the Dutch pre-university diploma.

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.

United Kingdom

Accepted diplomas:
GCE/A-certificates (with additional conditions)

United States

Accepted diplomas:
American High School with USA College Board Advanced Placement tests (with additional conditions). 

* To be considered for a BSc programme, you must have finished one year at a Science University (in the country of origin) in a subject closely related to your BSc programme of choice. You must have passed all (core) subjects.