Structure of Higher Education System
Since 2003, higher education has been offered at the University of Luxembourg, a public institution. Technical secondary schools propose short cycle programmes leading to Advanced Technical Diplomas (BTS). Some private and foreign institutions have been accredited.
Stages of studies
University level first stage
The Bachelor’s degree is awarded after three years’ study.
University level second stage
The Master’s degree is awarded after two years’ study.
University level third stage
The Doctorate is awarded after a minimum of three years’ study and research.
Admission to Higher Education
Admission to university-level studies
Name of Secondary school credential required: Diplôme de Fin d’Etudes secondaires
Alternatives to credentials: Work experience
Admission requirements: Yes, for certain domains of study
Numerus clausus: Yes, for certain domains of study
Foreign students admission
Definition of foreign student: A...