Name of qualification Name of qualification: Spričevalo o poklicni maturiAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Vocational matura certificate
Type of qualification Type of qualification: Managerial
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Educational Qualification
Type of education Type of education: Upper secondary technical education
Duration Duration of education:
4 - 5 years
Credits Credits: 240 - 300 credits
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Completed elementary or lower vocational education.
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 5
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:

Knowledge: level 5

Skills: level 5

Competences: level 5

Assesment and completion:

System of assessment:

Students' vocational abilities and skills and the fulfilment of conditions to obtain credits in accordance with the education programme are established through testing and assessment. Assessment also takes into account non-formally acquired knowledge that can be adequately demonstrated. Students are assessed using grades from 5 (excellent) to 1 (inadequate).


Students progress to the next year if at the end of the academic year they achieve a positive assessment in all subjects or modules and have met other requirements defined by the education programme.

Matura examination

Education programmes end with the vocational matura. The vocational matura tests students' knowledge in accordance with the objectives defined by education programmes. Candidates' success in the vocational matura is assessed using: a) points and b) assessments, which can be grades from 1 to 5 or point scores from 1 to 8. Candidates must achieve a positive score in all subjects in order to pass the vocational matura.


Matura/vocational course, higher vocational education (SQF level 6), professional higher education (SQF level 7) and academic higher education (SQF level 7)

Conditions for obtaining a public document:

Passing the vocational matura examination

Awarding body:
  • Secondary technical and vocational schools in conjunction with an employer if the education programme specifies practical training through work.
  • Education centres for children and adolescents with special needs (providing programmes adapted to the special needs of students).
  • Adult education centres


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