Dutch Educational System

The Dutch educational system consists of 8 years of primary education, 4, 5 or 6 years of secondary education (depending on the type of school) and 2 to 6 years of higher education (depending on the type of education and the specialisation).

STC Group offers secundary and higher education. In the public domain STC Group offers preparatory secundary vocational education (vmbo), senior secondary vocational education (mbo) and higher professional education (hbo) under the Dutch system. In the private domain STC Group offers accredited master’s-level courses (fulltime and part time), business courses, training and consultancy.

For more information about the Dutch education system, visit the Nuffic website.