Latvian Qualifications Database

Information about the Latvian education qualifications referenced to Latvian qualifications framework

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Latvian qualification framework

LKI 1

Certificate of general basic education (special education programme for learners with mental development disorders)

LKI 2

Certificate of general basic education
Certificate of vocational basic education
Certificate of professional qualification (1 PQL)

LKI 3

Certificate of vocational education
Certificate of professional qualification (2 PQL)

LKI 4

Certificate of general secondary education
Diploma of vocational secondary education
Certificate of professional qualification (3 PQL)

LKI 5

First level professional higher education diploma

LKI 6

Bachelor’s diploma
Professional Bachelor’s diploma
Professional higher education diploma (at least 4 years)

LKI 7

Master’s diploma
Professional Master’s diploma
Professional higher education diploma (at least 5 years)

LKI 8

Doctor’s diploma

Latvian Qualifications Database

Latvian Qualifications Database (LQD) summarizes data on the qualifications to be acquired within the Latvian education system, which are referenced to eight levels of the Latvian Qualifications Framework (LQF) and the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). Within the context of this Database qualification is understood as a certificate acquired within formal education including information on the awarded degree and/or professional qualification.

PLEASE NOTE:
In June, 2016 the Database was launched and the content is being updated.

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To search a qualification by a fragment of text phrase, enter the fragment of text in the search window „Search qualification” and click on the search icon.

Filters for narrowing the search areas can also be entered. They have to be selected in the section „Select qualification”, for example, by choosing a “Thematic area”. After selection of search filters, the search will be done automatically.

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