Bolivia | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
B Plus GPA
Instruction Languages
Bachelors Equiv.
Licenciatura/Licenciado, Professional title-titulo* (e.g. Ingeniero)
Masters Equiv.
Grad Sample
Doctorado (Master's in Medicine)
First Degree Sample
Licenciatura (Licenciado), professional title (e.g., Ingeniero)
Grading System

90-100 Sobresaliente Outstanding
77-89 Distinguido Distinguished
64-76 Bueno Good
51-63 Suficiente Adequate
0-50 Reprobado Fail

Recognized Universities

Abomey-Calavi University
Universidad Autonoma Tomas Frias-Potosi
Universidad Autonoma Gabriel Rene Morene-Santa Cruz
Universidad Catolica Boliviana
Universidad Juan Misael Saracho-Tarija
Universidad Mayor de San Andres- La Paz
Universidad Mayor de San Francisco Xavier-Sucre
Universidad Mayor De San Simon-Cochabamba

Notes for Bolivia

*National Professional Title. Awarded by the Ministry of Education and Culture after passing a state examination and completing application procedures. Represents a license to practice a profession

Pre-university education is 12 years and graduates of general academic studies earn a Bachiller (high school diploma). University admission requires a Bachiller and successfully passing a university entrance examination that is administered by the CNES (National Council on Higher Education).

Last modified: June 13, 2019