Macquarie University

A bachelor’s degree is an academic degree conferred by a college or university upon those students who complete the undergraduate curriculum. University courses are therefore single and last five to six years, after which the master’s degree is awarded (in this case referred to as Laurea magistrale a ciclo unico ). The old Laurea degree (Vecchio Ordinamento, Old Regulations), which was the only awarded in Italy before the Bologna process , is equivalent 83 to the current Laurea Magistrale.

A stage of proficiency or qualification in a course of study, now especially an award bestowed by a university or, in some countries, a college , as a certification of academic achievement (In the United States, can include secondary schools.) from 14th c.degree

Diploma courses such as the Technological University Diploma (diplôme universitaire de technologie; DUT) and the Technologist’s Certificate (brevet de technician supérieur; BTS) are now recognised as “short cycle” …