International Qualifications

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Final outcomes (as at 31 March 2020) from all qualification assessment applications are listed below. No further assessments are being completed. Any enquiries relating to pay equity qualification equivalencies should be directed to the Ministry of Health.

These qualifications were submitted and assessed for equivalency and there were four possible outcomes:

  1. It is determined as being equivalent, at NZ Certificate in Health & Wellbeing Levels 2, 3 or 4
  2. It is determined as ‘Not Equivalent’
  3. Unable to assess – not enough information available in order to assess it.
  4. Not accredited – qualification cannot be given equivalence as the awarding provider OR the qualification is not accredited by NZQA.

Please note: If your specific qualification and Provider/Institution is not listed you are still able to obtain pay equity by completing the NZ Certificate in Health and Well-being (levels 2, 3 and 4) via a provider of your choice.

International qualifications
Country Qualification Title Provider/Institution NZ Certificate in Health & Wellbeing Equivalent Level 
Argentina Bachelor of Psychology National University of Cordoba 4*
Argentina Bachelor of Psychology Universidad Del Salvador 4*
Argentina Kinesiology and Physiotherapist Licentiate Degree Buenos Aires University 4*
Argentina Licenciado en Psicología (Graduate in Psychology) National University of Cordoba 4*
Australia 10094NAT Course in Mentoring New South Wales Technical and Further Education Commission of Australia Not a Qualification
Australia Advanced Certificate in Disability Studies Canberra Institute of Technology  4*
Australia Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management Mental Health Coordinating Council of Australia Not Equivalent*
Australia Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) University of Sydney  Unable to Assess**
Australia Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Victoria University of Melbourne  4*
Australia Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Counselling) Edith Cowan University - Western Australia 4*
Australia Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/Political Economy) University of Sydney  4*
Australia Bachelor of Clinical Science Southern Cross University 4*
Australia Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice Griffith University, Queensland 4*
Australia Bachelor of Health  University of Newcastle  4*
Australia Bachelor of Health Sciences La Trobe University 4*
Australia Bachelor of Health Science (Complementary Medicine) Charles Strut University  Not Equivalent*
Australia Bachelor of Health Science- Nutritional Medicine Endeavour College of Natural Health  4*
Australia Bachelor of Humanitarian and Community Studies Charles Darwin University 4*
Australia Bachelor of Occupational Therapy University of Queensland, Brisbane 4*
Australia Bachelor of Psychological Science  Southern Cross University 4*
Australia Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) Swinburne University of Technology 4*
Australia Bachelor of Social Work Deakin University - Australia 4*
Australia Bachelor of Teaching University of Tasmania 4*
Australia Certificate III in Aged Care Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Assistant in Nursing Multiple accredited providers Unable to Assess**
Australia Certificate III in Children's Services Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Childrens Services (Teacher Assistant) 7896 Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Community Services Work Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Disability (or Certificate III in Disability Work) Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Educational Support Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Health Service Assistance (HLT32507) Multiple accredited providers 2*
Australia Certificate III in Health Service Assistance (HLT32512) Multiple accredited providers 2*
Australia Certificate III in Health Service Assistance (Allied Health Assistance) HLT31702 Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Home and Community Care Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) Multiple accredited providers 3
Australia Certificate IV in Ageing Support (previously called Certificate IV in Aged Care) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Multiple accredited providers 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Australia Certificate IV in Community Services (or Community Services Work) Multiple accredited providers 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Australia Certificate IV in Disability (or Certificate IV in Disability Work) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Certificate IV in Fitness (SRF40206) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40210)) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Certificate IV in Teacher Assistant (special Needs) Multiple accredited providers Unable to Assess**
Australia Certificate IV in Mental Health Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Certificate IV in Youth Work Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma in Community Welfare Work Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma in Counselling (CHC51712) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma in Counselling Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma in Disability Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma of Alcohol and other Drugs Work Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma of Children's Services (Early Childhood Education and Care) Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care Multiple accredited providers 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Australia Diploma of Community Services Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma of Community Services Work Multiple accredited providers 4*
Australia Diploma of Dementia Care University of Tasmania 3
Australia Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation Counselling University of Sydney  4*
Australia Graduate Diploma in Psychology University of Melbourne 4*
Australia Graduate Diploma of Counselling Australian College of Applied Psychology  4*
Australia Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science Australian College of Applied Psychology  4*
Australia Master of Counselling University of South Australia  4*
Australia Master of Human Resources Curtin University of Technology  Not Equivalent*
Australia Master of Mental Health University of Queensland  4*
Australia Master of Mental Health Practice Griffith University 4*
Australia Understanding Dementia University of Tasmania ****Not a Qualification/ does not meet the credit value threshold
Austria Bachelor of Science in Health Studies (Occupational Therapy) University of Applied Sciences FH Campus,  Wien  4*
Belgium Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Artevelde University Ghent  4*
Belgium Caregiver Certificate IMSIR 3
Belgium Certificate for Healthcare Assistant/Polyvalent Healthcare Assistant IMSIR 3
Bangladesh Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Rangpur Medical College  4*
Bangladesh Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery University of Dhaka 4*
Bangladesh Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) Southeast University  4*
Bangladesh Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) University of Dhaka 4*
Bangladesh Bachelor of Social Science National University Gazipur  Not Equivalent*
Bangladesh Diploma in Health Technology and Service Examination Bangladesh Technical Education Board, Dhaka  Not Equivalent*
Bangladesh Master of Social Science National University Gazipur  Not Equivalent*
Bolivia Bachelors Degree in Nursing San Andrews University - La Paz 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Brazil Bachelor Degree (Nursing) Universidade Federal Da Bahia 4*
Brazil Bachelor Degree (Psychology) / Psychologist Universidade de Brasília  4*
Brazil Bachelor in Psychology (Titulo de Bacharela em Psicologia) Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande DoSol - Brasil 4*
Brazil Bachelor of Nursing Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande DoSol - Brasil 4*
Brazil Bachelor of Pharmacy University of Paulista  Not Equivalent*
Brazil Certificate in Nursing University Bandeirantes of Sao Paulo 4*
Brazil Degree of Occupational Therapist Associacao Catarinense de Ensino - College of Health Sciences of Joinville  4*
Brazil Diploma in Radiology and Radiodiagnosis Technician Philadelphia Institute  4*
Brazil Nursing Course Centro Universitario Sao Camilo 4*
Brazil Nursing Technician Escola Factum  3
Brazil Undergraduate Degree in Nursing Federal University of Santa Catarina - UFSC 4*
Canada Bachelor of Child and Youth Care University of Victoria 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Canada Bachelor of Science in Nursing Universite de Moncton 4*
Canada Bachelor of Science in Nursing University of Quebec in Rimouski 4*
Canada Bachelor of Social Work Carleton University  4*
Canada Bachelor of Social Work Thompson Rivers University  4*
Canada Diploma in Live-in Care Giving  Onkar Caregivers Training Institute - Canada 3
Canada Graduate Certificate in Addictions and Mental Health (Hons) Durham College 4*
Canada Health Care Assistant MTI Community College Unable to Assess**
Canada Licenced Practical Nurse  Discovery Community College  4*
Canada Programme of Nursing Cégep De Sherbrooke, Québec 4*
Chile Bachelor of Forensic Science Metropolitan University of Technology, Santiago Not Equivalent*
Chile Bachelor of Nursing Andres Bellos University  4*
Chile Bachelor of Psychology Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso  4*
Chile Bachelor of Psychology Universidad de Vina del Mar 4*
Chile Bachelor of Psychology Universidad Major 4*
Chile Nursing Assistant Cruz Roja Chilena Concepción 2
Chile Postitle in Family Studies Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Faculty of Social Sciences  4*
Chile Speech Language Pathologist (Fonoaudiologa) Universidad de Valparaiso Unable to Assess**
Chile Social Worker qualification Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile 4*
China Bachelors Degree (English) Beijing Foreign Studies University  Not Equivalent*
China Bachelor of Medicine Dalian Medical University 4*
China Bachelor of Medicine Shanghai Second Medical University 4*
China Bachelor of Medicine (Nursing) Yangzhou University 4*
China Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Shandong University 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
China Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Wenzhou Medical University 4*
China Degree in Nursing Hubei University of Chinese Medicine 4*
China Diploma in Nursing Certificate of Secondary Vocational School attached to Guizhou Radio and Television College  4*
China Diploma in Nursing Dandong Nursing College 4*
China Diploma in Nursing Qingyuan Polytechnic 4*
China Diploma in Nursing Shenyang Medical College 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
China Diploma - Speciality in Nursing Tongi Medical College 4*
China National Qualification for Nursing Practitioners Shenyang Medical College 4*
China Nurse Practitioner Certificate Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China Unable to Assess**
China Degree in Nursing Fudan University 4*
Colombia Diploma in Nursing (Enfermera) La Fundacion Universitaria del Area Andina 4*
Colombia Diploma in Nursing (Enfermera) Universidad Nacional de Colombia  4*
Colombia Psychologist Diploma The Pontificial Javeriana University 4*
Czeck Republic Bachelor of Social Work Universitas Carolina Pragensis 4*
Czeck Republic MUDr. / M.D. Charles University in Prague 4*
Czeck Republic Master in Psychology Masaryk University  4*
Fiji Bachelor of Education (Economics) University of South Pacific 4*
Fiji Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Fiji National University 4*
Fiji Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery University of Fiji 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Fiji Bachelor of Nursing Fiji National University 4*
Fiji Caregiving Fundamentals University of South Pacific Not Equivalent*
Fiji Certificate lll in Aged Care Fiji National University 2*
Fiji Certificate of Completion - Mental Health Nursing St Giles Hospital - Fiji National University Not Equivalent*
Fiji Diploma in Nursing Fiji National University 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
Fiji Diploma in Nursing Fiji School of Nursing 4*
Fiji Diploma in Nursing Sangam Institute of Technology 4*
Fiji Fundamentals of Caregiving Caregivers Services International (Fiji) Limited Not Equivalent*
Fiji Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health Fiji School of Medicine Not Equivalent*
Finland Practical Nurse qualification Jyvaskylan Aikuisopisto 4*
France Bachelors in Human and Social Sciences (Psychology) University Monpellier  Unable to Assess**
France Bachelor in the Science and Technology of Physical Activity and Sport University Monpellier  4*
France State Diploma in Nursing Bugey Nursing Training Institute 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
France State Diploma in Nursing French Nurse School - IFSI Pitie-Salpetriere 4*
France State Diploma in Nursing IFSI CHU Rouen - Contact  Institute of Nursing Education Rouen University Hospital  4*
Georgia Diploma in General Nursing GBT International Medical College, Tbilisi Unable to Assess**
Germany Bachelor of Arts (Education) University of Education, Freiburg 4*
Germany Bachelor of Arts (Health Management) University of Applied Sciences 4*
Germany Bachelor of Arts (Social Work) Katholische Hochschule Freyburg 4*
Germany Bachelor of Arts (Social Work) Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences 4*
Germany Certificate for State Qualified Special Needs Nurse Institute for Social Education Professions - Ravensburg 4*
Germany Degree in Curative and Special Needs Education Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt 4*
Germany Degree in Pedagogy Philipps University of Marburg 4*
Germany Diplom-Pädagogin Univ. (Dipl.-Päd. Univ.) - Degree in Educational Sciences (Social Work) University of Bamberg 4*
Germany Doctor of Medicine Aachen University 4*
Germany Ergotherapeutin (Occupational therapist) Berufsfachschule fuer Ergotherapie Rosenheim 4*
Germany Erzieher / Krankenpflegehelferin (Germany) - State-recognised Educator / Nursing Auxiliary (english translation) Friedrich-v.-Bodelschwingh-Schulen, Kollegschule Bielefeld/Bethel, Schule fuer Krankenpflegehilfe Bethel, Bielefeld 4*
Germany Gesundheits- und Krankenpflegerin / Nurse Caritas Akademie Berlin  4*
Germany Geriatric Nursing qualification Justus-von-Liebig School, Waldshut-Tiengen 4*
Germany Masters of Psychology Humboldt University of Berlin 4*
Germany Occupational Therapy Educational Programme (Diploma) School for Ergotherapy - Academy of Schwarzerden/Rhon 4*
Germany Physiotherapist College for Physiotherapy, University of Heidelberg  4*
Germany State Examination for Physiotherapists Grone Schule Hamburg 4*
Germany Social Worker for Disabled People Protestante Technical College of Social Education - Mariaberg/Gammertingen Unable to Assess**
Hungary Adult Nursing Dienes Laszlo Health Care Social Work Vocational School, Debrecen  4*
Hungary Social Worker qualification John Wesley Theological College 4*
Hong Kong Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Social Work with Minor in Counselling City University of Hong Kong 4*
Hong Kong Higher Diploma in Social Work The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 4*
Hong Kong Masters of Nursing The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
India Bachelor of Applied Science (Biotechnology) Guru Nanak Dev University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Arts (Audiology and Speech Language Pathology) Guru Gobind Singh Inderprastha University  4*
India Bachelor of Arts (Economics) Gujarat University  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Arts (Education, Political Science & Economics) University of Calcutta Unable to Assess**
India Bachelor of Arts (English) St Xaviers College, Gujarat University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Arts (English and Marathi) Savitribai Phule Pune University, (formerly University of Pune)  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Social Work) Jamia Millia Islamia University 4*
India Bachelor of Arts (Human Rights) Annamalai University 4*
India Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) University of Calicut  4*
India Bachelor of Arts (Sociology and Psychology) University of Mumbai  4*
India Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology Mangalore University 4*
India Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology Manipal University 4*
India Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery Gujarat Ayured University Jamnagar 4*
India Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery Guru Nanak Ayurvedic Medical College 4*
India Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Baba Farid University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Bharath University 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Bhojia Dental College, Himachal Pradesh University Shimla  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Gujarat University  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, Patan, Gujarat 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Himachal Pradesh University 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery JSS University 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Maharashtra University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Pacific Academy of Higher Education and Research University  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Pandit Bhagwat Dayal University of Health Science, Rohtak  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Pondicherry University  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Raja Rajeshwari Dental College and Hospital Karnataka  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Rajasthan University of Health and Science - Jaipur 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University  4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Sri Ramachandra University 4*
India Bachelor of Dental Surgery Tamilnadu Dr MGR University 4*
India Bachelor of Education Mahatma Gandhi University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Education University of Jammu 4*
India Bachelor of Education (Special Needs Education) Mahatma Gandhi University 4*
India Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery All accredited providers 4*
India Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Science  Bharathidasan University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University 4*
India Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Chaudhary Charan Singh University 4*
India Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Mahatma Gandhi University 4*
India Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Maharashtra University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Rajasthan University of Health and Science - Jaipur 4*
India Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Sikkim Manipal University  4*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Acharya Nagarjuna University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Gujarat Technological University 4*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna  Garhwal Central University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Kadi Sarva Vishvadhalay University 4*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Maharshi Dayanand University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Mahatma Gandhi University 4*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G .R Medical University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Pharmacy Uttarakhand Technical University - Dehradun Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Allahabad Agricultural Deemed University  4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Asha Devi College of Professional Sciences  Jiwa Ji University Gwalior 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Baba Farid University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Bethany Navajeevan College of Physiotherapy 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Doon (P.G) Paramedical College & Hospital 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Dr.MGR Medical University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Gujarat University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Guru Nanak Dev University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Institute of Applied Medicines 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy JSS College of Physiotherapy, Mysuru, Karnataka  4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Kannur University  4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Lovely Professional University  4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Maharashtra University of Health Sciences - Nashik 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Manipal University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Padmashree Insitute of Physiotherapy 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Rajasthan University of Health Science 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Sai Institute of Paramedical and Allied Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Saurashtra University 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy University of Kerala 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Vaagdevi College of Physiotherapy 4*
India Bachelor of Physiotherapy Veer Narmad South Gujarat University 4*
India Bachelor of Science Gujarat University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science Kakatiya University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science Osmania University  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science Veer Narmad  South Gujarat University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry) Bharathiyar University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) Lovely Professional University  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) Panjab University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) Sardar Patel University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (General) Panjab University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Lab Technology) Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Microbiology) Mahatma Gandhi University,Kottayam, Kerala Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Physiology) Amity University  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Sociology) Avinashilingam University for Women 4*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Sociology) University of Madras  Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Veer Narmad South Gujarat University Unable to Assess**
India Bachelor of Science (Microbiology) Sardar Patel University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Science (Operation Theatre Technology) Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences 4*
India Bachelor of Social Work Sardar Patel University 4*
India Bachelor of Social Work School of Social Work Roshni Nilaya, Mangalore University  4*
India Bachelor of Technology  Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery Dr NTR University of Health Sciences Not Equivalent*
India Diploma in Ayurveda Panchakarma, Nursing & Yoga Ayurshethra Paramedical Educational Institution Unable to Assess**
India Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography Fathima X-ray Institute  Unable to Assess**
India Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology Instute of Para Medical Technology Not Equivalent*
India Diploma in Pharmacy  Government Polytechnic College for Women - (Chandigarh only) 3
India Diploma in Pharmacy  Himachal Pradesh Takni Shiksha Board 3
India Diploma in Pharmacy  Mehr Chand Polytechnic College Not Equivalent*
India Diploma in Pharmacy – Level 5 C T Poly College – Shahpur, Jalandhar 3
India Diploma in Special Education (Mental Retardation) Manipal Academic of Higher Education (Manipal University) 4*
India Doctor of Medicine Siddha (M.D. Siddha) M/s The Tamilnadu Dr M.G.R Medical University  4*
India Master of Arts (Counselling Psychology) Amity University (Uttar Pradesh) 4*
India Master of Arts (English, Psychology, Geography) University of Poona Unable to Assess**
India Master of Arts (Psychology) IGNOU - Indira Gandhi National Open University 4*
India Master of Arts (Psychology) The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda 4*
India Master of Arts (Psychology/Psychosocial Clinical Studies) Bharat Ratna Dr B. R. Ambedkar University, Delhi  4*
India Master of Arts (Social Work) Andhra University 4*
India Master of Arts (Social Work) University of Madras  4*
India Master of Business Administration Osmania University  Not Equivalent*
India Master of Commerce Mahatma Gandhi University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Computer Applications Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Education in Social Science Mahatma Gandhi University 4*
India Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences Andhra University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Pharmacy Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy, (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science)  Not Equivalent*
India Master of Pharmacy Guru Nanak Dev University 4*
India Master of Pharmacy Osmania University  Not Equivalent*
India Master of Pharmacy Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Pharmacy Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G .R Medical University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Physiotherapy Chaudhary Charan Singh University 4*
India Master of Science (Anaesthesiology & Intensice Care Technology) Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University 4*
India Master of Science (Applied Psychology) Saurashtra University 4*
India Master of Science (Biotechnology) Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Science (Biotechnology) Uka Tarsadia University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Science (Chemistry) Madurai Kamaraj University  Not Equivalent*
India Master of Science (Clinical Psychology) University of Calicut  4*
India Master of Science (Counselling Psychology) Martin Luther Christian University 4*
India Master of Science (Forensic Science) Gujarat Forensic Science University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Science (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) Telangana University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Science in Zoology Mahatma Gandhi University Not Equivalent*
India Master of Social Science  Lalmatia Mahila College, Dhaka, Bangladesh (National University) Unable to Assess**
India Master of Social Work Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University 4*
India Master of Social Work Annamalai University  4*
India Master of Social Work Bangalore University  4*
India Master of Social Work Bharathidasan University 4*
India Master of Social Work Bharathiyar University 4*
India Master of Social Work Christ University, Bangalore 4*
India Master of Social Work Insitute of Processional Sciences and Management - College of Social Work 4*
India Master of Social Work Kannur University, Kerala, India 4*
India Master of Social Work Madhurai Kamaraj  4*
India Master of Social Work Mahatma Gandhi University 4*
India Master of Social Work Manipal Academic of Higher Education (Manipal University) 4*
India Master of Social Work Saurashtra University 4*
India Master of Social Work School of Scoial Work, Roshini Nilaya 4*
India Master of Social Work Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit 4*
India Master of Social Work St Aloysius College - Mangalore 4*
India Master of Social Work The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda 4*
India Master of Social Work University of Calicut  4*
India Master of Social Work in Human Resource Management University of Madras 4*
India Master of Social Work (Medical and Psychiatric Social Work) Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University 4*
India Masters in Applied Psychology Jamia Millia Islamia University  4*
India Masters of Physiotherapy (Neurology) Baba Farid University 4*
India Masters of Technology Punjab Technical University Not Equivalent*
India Medical Laboratory Technician Course Sheth K.M. School of Post Graduate Medicine and Research Not Equivalent*
India Multipurpose Health Worker (F) Badshah Khan General Hospital Faridabad 4*
India Multipurpose Health Worker Department of Health Services Family Welfare, Punjab  4*
India Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Management Goa Institute of Management Not Equivalent*
India Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management Gujarat University  Not Equivalent*
India Post Graduate Diploma in Perfusion Technology Alagappa University 4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
India Yoga Teacher Bikram's Yoga College of India Not Equivalent*
India Yoga Teacher Training GreenYoga India (Yoga Alliance International) Not Equivalent*
Indonesia Bachelor of Psychology Ciputra University  4*
Indonesia Bachelor of Psychology University Kristen Maranatha 4*
Indonesia Diploma in Nursing Graduate Central Java Provincial Government Nursing Academy  4*
Indonesia Medical Doctor Maranatha Christian University 4*
Iran Associate Degree in Midwifery Guilan University of Medical Sciences 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Iran Master of Science - Critical Care Nursing Tehran University of Medical Sciences 4*
Ireland Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education - Level 5 Cork College of Commerce 4*
Ireland Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Applied Social Studies in Social Care Level 8 Waterford Institute of Technology 4*
Ireland Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Social Care) Cork Institute of Technology 4*
Ireland Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Social Care Practice) Institute of Technology - Tallaght 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Ireland Bachelor of Education Mary Immaculate College - University of Limerick Not Equivalent*
Ireland Bachelor of Social Science National University of Ireland 4*
Ireland Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education - Level 5 Cork College of Commerce 4*
Ireland Healthcare support (Awarded before 6 November 2012) - Level 5 FETAC  2*
Ireland Healthcare support (Awarded after 6 November 2012) - Level 5 FETAC  4*
Ireland Honours Degree in Social Care IT Sligo - Republic of Ireland 4*
Israel Bachelor of Education and Teaching diploma Achva Institute of Education  4*
Italy Degree in Nursing University of Brescia 4*
Japan Bachelor of Arts - Human Nursing Sonoda Women's University 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Japan Certificated Registered Nurse Kiryu Senior Nursing School, Kiryu-shi 4*
Japan Certificated Registered Nurse Osaka Saiseikai Nakatsu College of Nursing, Osaka 4*
Japan Certificated Registered Nurse Yokohama Medical Association Hodogaya Nursing School 4*
Japan Diploma in Nuring Aichi Prefectural School of General Nursing  2*
Japan Diploma in Nursing Keio Junior College of Nursing 4*
Japan Diploma in Nursing Nursing School - Dokkyo Medical University 4*
Japan Diploma in Nursing Tokyo Metropolitan Ebara School of Nursing 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Japan Diploma in Nursing Tokyo Metropolitan Toshima School of Nursing  4*
Japan Medical Advances Court (Clinical Engineer) Tokyo Electronic Technical College 3
Japan Nurse's Licence/Public Health Nurse's Licence Kumamoto University College of Medical Science 4*
Kenya Bachelor of Arts (Community Development) Daystar University - Nairobi 4*
Kenya Bachelor of Arts (Education) Moi University  4*
Kenya Diploma in Community Health Nursing Kenya Medical Training College 4*
Kenya Diploma in Social Work and Welfare Kenya Institute of Social Work and Community Development 4*
Kenya Diploma in Technical Education and Diploma in Pharmacy Mombasa Technical Training Institute Unable to Assess**
Kenya Master of Arts (Clinical Psychology) United States International University - Africa 4*
Kenya Master of Science (Clinical Psychology) University of Nairobi 4*
Korea Bachelor of Nursing Daejeon University 4*
Korea Bachelor of Nursing Hanseo University 4*
Korea Bachelor of Nursing Kyung Hee University 4*
Korea Bachelor of Nursing Science Hallym University 4*
Korea Bachelor of Science in Nursing Chosun University - South Korea 4*
Korea Bachelor of Science in Nursing Korea National Open University 4*
Korea Bachelor of Science in Nursing National Institute for Lifelong Education 4*
Korea Bachelor of Social Work Soongsil University 4*
Korea Diploma in Nursing The National Medical Center College of Nursing 4*
Macedonia Master of Arts (Psychology) University of “SS. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje 4*
Malaysia Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Nutrition and Dietetics) International Medical University  4*
Malta Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) University of Malta 4*
Mexico Bachelors Degree in Nutrition and Food Science University of Guadalajara 4*
Mexico Bachelor of Nursing University of Guadalajara 4*
Mexico Degree in Medicine (General Practitioner) University of Guadalajara 4*
Mexico Medical Surgeon / Specialist in Medicine - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara 4*
Nepal Auxiliary Nurse Midwife Kapilvastu Technical Institute  4*
Nepal Bachelors in Humanities and Social Sciences Tribhuvan University Not Equivalent*
Nepal Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University 4*
Nepal Bachelor of Public Health Purbanchal University Not Equivalent*
Nepal Bachelor of Science (Human Biology) Kathmandu University  Unable to Assess**
Nepal Bachelor of Science in Nursing Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences 4*
Nepal Bachelor of Science in Nursing National Academy of Medical Sciences 4*
Nepal Bachelor of Science in Nursing Purbanchal University 4*
Nepal Bachelor of Science in Nursing Tribhuvan University 4*
Nepal Certificate in Nursing BP Koirala Insitute of Health Sciences 4*
Nepal Diploma in Pharmacy Nepal Institute of Medical Science & Technology 4*
Nepal Medical Laboratory Technologyst Yeti Health Science Academy - Maharajgung, Kathmandu Not Equivalent*
Nepal Nursing Proficiency Certificate Kathmandu Institute of Technology 4*
Nepal Nursing Proficiency Certificate Mayadevi Technical College 4*
Nepal Nursing Proficiency Certificate Nobel Medical College and Teaching Hospital  4*
Nepal Post Basic Bachelor in Nursing Tribhuvan University 4*
Nepal Post Basic Bachelor of Nursing Purbanchal University 4*
Nepal Proficiency Certificate Examination in Nursing All accredited CTEVT Providers (Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training) 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Nepal Proficiency Certificate in Diagnostic Radiography All accredited CTEVT Providers (Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training) 4*
Nepal Proficiency Certificate Examination in Dental Hygiene Samaj School of Dentistry  4*
Nepal Proficiency Certificate in Health Science (General Medicine) Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) 4*
Nepal Proficiency Certificate in Health Science (General Medicine) Madan Bhandari Memorial Academy  3
Nepal Proficiency Certificate in Health Science (General Medicine) Manmohan Memorial Institute Of Health Sciences 4*
Nepal Proficiency Certificate in Medicine College of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur 4*
Netherlands Addictive Behaviour Counselling CNH 321 University of the Nations - Switzerland and the Netherlands 2*
Netherlands Bachelor of Education Fontys Hogescholen 4*
Netherlands Bachelor of Healthcare - Psychomotor Therapy/ Psychomotricity Windesheim University of Applied Sciences 4*
Netherlands Creative Educational Work, with a specialisation in Activities Counselling University of Applied Sciences  Unable to Assess**
Netherlands Master of Science (Psychology) Leiden University 4*
Netherlands Pedagogical Assistant Youth Care (Sociaal Pedagogisch Medewerker Jeugdzorg) Horizon College Unable to Assess**
Netherlands Social Educational Worker SPW 4 ROC van Twente  4*
New Caledonia Diploma in Nursing IFPSS Nouville, Nouméa Nouvelle Calédonie  4*
Nigeria Bachelor of Arts - Education (English Education) Lagos State University Unable to Assess**
Nigeria Bachelor of Nursing Science Ladoke Akintola University of Technology 4*
Nigeria Bachelor of Pharmacy Madonna University 4*
Nigeria Bachelor of Science in Political Science/Sociology and Anthropology University of Nigeria Nsukka  Not Equivalent*
Nigeria Registered Nurse ECWA School of Nursing - Egbe 4*
Pakistan Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery (MBBS) Fatima Jinnah Medical University Lahore 4*  (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Pakistan Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery (MBBS) National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan 4*
Pakistan Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery (MBBS) Peoples University of Medical & Health Sciences for Women, Nawabshah-Shaheed Benazirabad  4*
Pakistan Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery (MBBS) University of Sindh, Jamshoro 4*
Pakistan Bachelor of Nursing Science Shifa College of Nursing - Islamabad 4*
Pakistan Diploma in Nursing Nursing Examination Board Punjab 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Papua New Guinea Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery University of Papua New Guinea School of Medicine and Health Sciences 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Arts (Major Philosophy - Minor Religious Education) Holy Rosary Minor Seminary Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Central Mindanaoi University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Philippine Christian University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Elementary Education Capitol University Unable to Assess**
Philippines Bachelor of Elementary Education Core Gateway College Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Forensic Science University of Baguio  Unable to Assess**
Philippines Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science San Pedro College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Midwifery City College of Naga Naga City  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Midwifery Naga College Foundation 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Midwifery University of Perpetual Help System Laguna 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Biology) Angeles University Foundation Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Biology) Cagayan State University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Biology) University of Santo Tomas  Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Cagayan State University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) College of the Holy Spirit Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Silliman University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Southwestern University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) University of Baguio  Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) University of Negros Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Velez College Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Midwifery) St Luke's Institute 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Neuroscience) Saint Louis University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Dietetics) Batangas State University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Dietetics) Universidad de Sta. Isabel 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) University of Perpetual Help System DALTA  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Adamson University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Centro Escolar University  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Pines City Colleges (former Pines City Educational Center)  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Saint Louis University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Southwestern University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) University of Immaculate Conception 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) University of San Agustin 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) University of San Carlos 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) University of Santo Tomas 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) Virgen Milagrosa University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Angeles University Foundation 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Arellano University Manila 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Cebu Doctor's University  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Davao Doctors College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) De La Salle University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Dona Remedios Trinidad Romualdez Medical Foundation 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Emilio Aguinaldo College  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Far Eastern University Dr. Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Iligan Medical Center College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Manila Adventist Medical Center and Colleges 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Northwestern University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Nueva Ecija College (formerly Nueva Ecija Doctos School of Nursing 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Our Lady of Fatima University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Philippine Rehabilitation Institute Foundation 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) San Juan De Dios Educational Foundation   4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Universidad de Sta. Isabel 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) University of Santo Tomas  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) University of the City of Manila (Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila) 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) Cebu Doctors' University  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Ateneo de Zamboanga University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Bulacan State University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Davao Doctors College – Philippines 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Lyceum of the Philippines University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Saint Louis University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) San Beda College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) San Pedro College of Davao City 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Silliman University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology) University of the Cordilleras 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Psychology)/Bachelor of Arts (Guidance and Counselling) (conjoint) St Scholastica's College 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Cebu Doctor's University  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Family Clinic Colleges & Medical Center- Lucena Educational Institution 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Iloilo Doctors College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Liceo De Cagayan University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Lyceum Northwestern University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Medical Colleges of Northern Philippines 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Saint Louis University  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Radiologic Technology) Southeast Asia College Incorporated 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Respiratory Therapy) Central Luzon Doctors' Hospital Educational Institution 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Respiratory Therapy) Mary Chiles College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Respiratory Therapy) Pines City Colleges (former Pines City Educational Center)  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Secondary Education) University of Mindanao Not Equivalent*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Bicol University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Central Philippine University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Centro Escolar University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Holy Cross of Davao College  4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Pamantasan Ng Lungsod Ng Maynila 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Philippine Christian University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Sacred Heart College 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) Saint Louis University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Science (Social Work) St.Joseph's College Quezon City 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Secondary Education Capitol University 4*
Philippines Bachelor of Secondary Education (General Science) Eastern Samar State University Unable to Assess**
Philippines Bachelor of Secondary Education (Industrial Technology) Cebu Technological University  4*
Philippines Caregivers Course Baguio City Science Foundation 3
Philippines Caregivers Course DMMC Institute of Health Sciences 3
Philippines Certificate in Practical Nursing Kennedy School of Practical Nursing 4*
Philippines Degree in Dentistry Centro Escolar University 4*
Philippines Diploma in Midwifery Asian Development Foundation College 4*
Philippines Diploma in Midwifery University of the Visayas 4*
Philippines Diploma in Pre-Dentistry University of Baguio  Unable to Assess**
Philippines Diploma in Science (Medical Technology) Southwestern University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine De la Salle Health Sciences Institute / De la Salle University 4*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine Far Eastern University Dr. Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation 4*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine Saint Louis University 4*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine University of East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Philippines Doctor of Medicine University of Santo Tomas - Manila 4*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine University of the Philippines – Manilla 4*
Philippines Doctor of Medicine West Visayas State University 4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery De la Salle Health Sciences Institute / De la Salle University 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Dr Carlos S. Lanting College and TESDA 4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Las Pinas College 4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Manila Central University 4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Medical Center Lucena 4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Our Lady of Fatima University  4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery Southern Maramag Colleges, Philippine College Foundation  4*
Philippines Graduate in Midwifery / Registered Midwife Metro Subic Colleges - Philippines 4*
Philippines Licensed Midwife Evelyn E. Fabie College (Formerly The Fabie School of Midwifery) 4*
Philippines Licensed Practice Nurse Bohol Powerhouse Scholastics - Philippines 4*
Philippines Master in Public Health Saint Louis University Not Equivalent*
Philippines Master of Arts in Nursing (Nursing Service Administration Southwestern University 4*
Philippines National Certificate II in Caregiving Technical Education Skills and Development Authority 3
Philippines National Certificate II in Caregiving Lifeline International Health Institute 3
Philippines National Certificate II in Caregiving UHA Caregiver Training Corporation 3
Philippines National Certificate II in Health Care Services Riverside College 3
Philippines Professional Caregiver (Seven Month Course) Philippines Women's University 3
Philippines Registered Midwife Great Plebeian College 4*
Poland Masters Degree (Pedagogy) Ignatianum University School of Philosophy & Pedagogy 4*
Poland Masters Degree (Psychology) University of Opole 4*
Romania General Registered Nurse Post Secondary School of Nursing 4*
Romania Masters of Educational Sciences (Special Psychopedagogy) Ovidius University Constanta 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Russia Clinical Psychologist Lomonosov Moscow State University - Russia 4*
Russia Degree in Dentistry Novosibirsk State Medical University 4*
Russia Diploma - Specialist Psychologist St. Petersburg State University  4*
Russia Doctor of Medicine Novosibirsk State Medical University 4*
Russia General Medicine- Doctor of Medicine Rostove State Medical University  4*
Russia Medical Degree Peoples' Friendship University of Russia 4*
Russia Physician (General Medicine) Ural State Medical Academy 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Russia Sociologist (major in Sociology) State University of Management, Moscow Not Equivalent*
Samoa Bachelor Degree in Nursing National University of Samoa 4*
Samoa Bachelor of Education National Univerity of Samoa Unable to Assess**
Samoa Diploma in Arts National University of Samoa Not Equivalent*
Samoa Diploma in Education National University of Samoa  Unable to Assess**
Samoa Secondary Teachers Certificate  Government of Samoa Education Department  Unable to Assess**
Serbia Diploma in Psychology University of Philosophy Belgrade  4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Serbia Doctor of Dental Surgery University of Belgrade 4*
Singapore Bachelor of Arts (English and Psychology) SIM University 4*
Singapore Diploma in Social Science (Social Work) Nanyang Polytechnic 4*
Singapore Professional Diploma of Psychotherapy The School of Positive Psychology  4*
South Africa Advanced Homecare Training St Johns Ambulance Not Equivalent*
South Africa Bachelor Honours - Public Administration Stellenbosch University  Not Equivalent*
South Africa Bachelor of Arts in Psychology  University of South Africa (UNISA) 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Arts in Social Work University of Western Cape  4*
South Africa Bachelor of Arts (Health Sciences and Social Services) in Psychological Counselling University of South Africa 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Commerce (Industrial Psychology) Rand Afrikaans University 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Science University of South Africa 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Social Science Rhodes University 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) Pretoria University 4*
South Africa Bachelor of Technology - Public Management Cape Technikon University of Technology  Not Equivalent*
South Africa Bachelor of Theology South African Theological Seminary Not Equivalent*
South Africa Diploma in Education (Teacher Diploma) North-West University 4*
South Africa Gradum Scientiae Baccalaurei University of Natal Kwa Zulu  Unable to Assess**
South Africa Higher Diploma in Education (Post Graduate) Secondary Rhodes University, Grahamstown  4*
South Africa National Diploma - Public Management Cape Technikon University of Technology  Not Equivalent*
South Africa National Professional Diploma in Education North West University 4*
South Africa Teaching Diploma Natal Training College, South Africa Not Equivalent*
South Korea Associate Degree in Nursing Masan University 4*
South Korea Associate Degree in Physical Therapy Shingu College 4*
South Korea Bachelor of Arts - Social Rehabilitation Hanshin University 4*
South Korea Bachelor of Counselling Psychology Seoul Cyber University 4*
South Korea Bachelor of Science in Nursing Chosun University - South Korea 4*
South Korea Bachelor of Nursing Science Dong-Eui University  4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
South Korea Bachelor of Science in Nursing Namseoul University 4*
South Korea Bachelor of Social Welfare Kangnam University  4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Spain Nursing Assistant in Geriatrics - SANC3007 Ministry of Enterprise and Employment  - Catalan  2*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Arts (no major) University of Colombo  Not Equivalent*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Arts (Special) Degree - Sociology Unibersity of Kelaniya 4*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery University of Colombo  4*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Science in Nursing University of Peradeniya 4*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Special) University of Sri Jayewardenapura  4*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Science (Physical Science) University of Sri Jayewardenapura  Not Equivalent*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy University of Peradeniya 4*
Sri Lanka Bachelor of Social Work National Institute of Social Development (Sri Lanka School of Social Work) 4*
Sri Lanka Certificate of Efficiency as Pharmacist Ceylon Medical College  Not Equivalent*
Sri Lanka Certificate of General Nursing Nurses' Training College Kandy  4*
Sri Lanka Certificate of General Nursing School of Nursing 4*
Sri Lanka Diploma Course in Practical Counselling and Mental Health National Council for Mental Health  4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Sri Lanka Diploma in General Nursing College of Nursing - Rathnapura 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Sri Lanka Diploma in General Nursing College of Nursing - Sri Jayawardhanapura 4*
Sri Lanka Diploma in General Nursing Nursing Training school in Kurunagala - Sri Lanka 4*
Sri Lanka Diploma in General Nursing The College of Nursing - Kandana 4*
Sri Lanka Diploma in General Nursing Nurse's Training College - Kandy 4*
Sri Lanka General Diploma in Nursing Lanka Hospitals Corporation 4*
Sri Lanka General Nursing Certificate Nursing Training school in Kurunagala - Sri Lanka 4*
Sri Lanka Medical Laboratory Technologyst School of Medical Laboratory Technology  Not Equivalent*
Sri Lanka Nurse Assistant Course Health Care Institute  3
Sri Lanka Postgraduate Diploma in Education University of Colombo 4*
Sri Lanka Professional Nurses Training Course Higher and Vocational Education Development Centre – North Western  Not Equivalent*
Sweden Bachelor of Science in Nursing  Malardalens University 4*
Sweden Bachelor of Social Science (Social Psychology) Halmstad University Not Equivalent*
Sweden Degree Certificate Swedish - National Police Academy Swedish National Police Academy Not Equivalent*
Sweden Diploma In Healthcare and Nursing Assistance Vård och Omsorg College, Ljungby 4* (Level 3 without Cultural Competency)
Sweden Healthcare Studies (Vard och Omsorgs) Campus Lidkoping - Healthcare and Nursing College 2*
Switzerland Addictive Behaviour Counselling CNH 321 University of the Nations - Switzerland and the Netherlands 2*
Switzerland Bachelor of Arts HES-SO in Social Work majoring in Social Education Haute Ecole Specialisee de Suisse Occidentale (HES-SO) (Specialised Tertiary School of Western Switzerland) 4*
Taiwan Bachelors Degree of Medicine Sun Yat-sen University - Taiwan 4*
Thailand Bachelor of Science (Agriculture) Rajmangala Institute of Technology Not Equivalent*
Thailand Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) Naresuan University 4*
Tonga Certificate in Nursing Queen Salote School of Nursing 4*
Tonga Diploma in Nursing Queen Salote School of Nursing 4*
Turkey Masters in Guidancce and Counselling Ege University 4*
UK A level 2 NVQ certificate (in a health and wellbeing field) is recognised as equivalent to H&W Level 2, for Pay Equity Purposes.
UK A level 3 NVQ certificate (in a health and wellbeing field) is recognised as equivalent to H&W Level 3, for Pay Equity Purposes. 
UK A level 4 NVQ certificate (in a health and wellbeing field) is recognised as equivalent to H&W Level 4, for Pay Equity Purposes, subject to meeting the cultural competency requirement (as set out on our website).
UK Access to Higher Education Diploma Open Awards Not Equivalent*
UK Access to Higher Education Diploma (Allied Health Professions) Ascentis - City of Liverpool College 2*
UK Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Work) Warrington Collegiate Institute Unable to Assess**
UK Access to Humanities & Social Science Oxford, Thames & Chiltern Ltd Not Equivalent*
UK Advanced Diploma in Child Care Cache Lancaster & Morecambe College  4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
UK Advanced level Apprenticeship in Adult Social Care Federation for Industry Sector Skills & Standards 4*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Childhood and Youth) University of Northampton  4*  (Level 3 without cultural competency)
UK Bachelor of Arts (Childhood and Youth Studies with Sport) Manchester Metropolitan University 4*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Creative Writing/Journalism & News Media) Roehampton University Not Equivalent*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Criminology and Sociology) University of Derby  Not Equivalent*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Culture and Media Studies) University of the West of England - Bristol Not Equivalent*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Social Work) Keele University 4*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Childhood Studies Manchester Metropolitan University  4*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Social Pedagogy) University of Aberdeen  4*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Social Sciences) Leeds Metropolitan University Not Equivalent*
UK Bachelor of Arts (Social Work) University of Wales - Newport 4*
UK Bachelor of Education The Manchester Metropolitan University  4*
UK Bachelor of Medicine Southampton University 4*
UK Bachelor of Psychological Science (First Class Hons) (Psychology/Human Resource Management) University of New South Wales 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (First Class Hons) (Criminology & Psychology) London Metropolitan University Not Equivalent*
UK  Bachelor of Science (Hons)  University of Huddersfield Unable to Assess**
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Counselling and Therapeutic Studies) (formerly) Leeds Metropolitan University (now) Leeds Beckett University  4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Health Promotion) Canterbury Christ Church University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Health Studies) Glyndwr University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Occupational Therapy) Coventry University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Occupational Therapy) Robert Gordon University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Osteopathy) European School of Osteopathy 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) Psychology London South Bank University  4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Psychology and Criminology) University of Chester 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) Canterbury Christ Church University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) Oxford Brookes University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Psychology) University of Durham  Not Equivalent*
UK Bachelor of Science (Psychology) (Hons) University of Sussex 4*
UK Bachelor of Science (Psychology) (Second class Hons - upper division) Bournemouth University 4*
UK Bachelor of Science With Second Class Honours  University of Northumbria Not Equivalent*
UK BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care Pearson - Tyne Metropolitan  4*
UK BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma Belfast Metropolitan College 4*
UK Certificate in Health and Social Care Open University 2*
UK Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care - level 2 City & Guilds Not Equivalent*
UK Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care NCFE Level 2  NCFE - UK Not Equivalent*
UK CPD Advanced Health and Social Care Level 4 Oplex Careers Not Equivalent*
UK Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) Level 2 QCF Skillsfirst (City & Guilds) 2*
UK Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults)( QCF) NVQ Level 3 GP Strategies Training Limited 4*
UK Diploma in Health and Social Care for Adults Level 3 City & Guilds 3
UK Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services- Adults Residential Management - Level 5  City & Guilds 4*
UK Diploma in Social Work Brunel University  4*
UK Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools NCFE (UK) 3
UK Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling The Counselling & Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body 4*
UK Disability Studies in Education Liverpool Hope University  Unable to Assess**
UK Foundation Degree (Arts) University of Bolton 4*
UK Health & Social Care City & Guilds Ofqual 3
UK Master of Arts (Psychology) University of Edinburgh 4*
UK Masters of Science (Clinincal Psychology) Samhigginbottom University of Agriculture, Science and Technology 4*
UK Master of Sciences (Public Health) London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London  4*
UK Master of Sciences (Public Health) University of Bedfordshire 4*
UK National Diploma Health and Social Care Edexcel - UK 4*
UK National Nursery Examination Board (NNEB) Certificate Lancaster & Morecambe college UK Unable to Assess**
UK NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity NCFE UK Not Equivalent*
UK NCFE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce  NCFE CACHE 3
UK NVQ(L3) Health and Social Care (Adults) Park Royal College 4*
UK NVQ in Health - Clinical Healthcare Skills - Level 3 City & Guilds of London Institute 4*
UK Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma West Herts College 3
UK Postgraduate Certificate of Art Therapy University of Sheffield Unable to Assess**
UK Professional Development Award Introduction to Tutoring in Adult Literacies Learning SCQF Level 6 Scottish Qualifications Authority Not Equivalent*
UK Specialist Diploma in health Care IVQ Level 2 City & Guilds 3
UK SVQ Level 2 Health and Social Care Scottish Qualifications Authority 3
UK SVQ Level 2 Social Services & Healthcare - SCQF Level 6 Scottish Qualifications Authority 3
UK SVQ Level 3 Social Services and Healthcare Scottish Qualifications Authority 4*
UK  SVQ Level 7 in Health and Social Care (Adults) SCQF Scottish Qualifications Authority 3
UK Working with Parents (Intense support for families with multiple and complex needs) 600/3131/1 City & Guilds ****Not a Qualification/ does not meet the credit value threshold
Ukraine Diploma in Medicine (Doctor of Medicine) Lugansk State Medical University  4*
Ukraine Doctor of Medicine V.N. Karazin Kharkov National University 4*
Ukraine Diploma in Midwifery Ukraine Konstantinovskoe Meditsinskoe Uchilishche  4*
Ukraine Physician - Diploma of Specialist Odesa State Medical University 4*
USA Associate in Science, Nursing; Registered Nurse Naugatuck Valley Community College  4*
USA Bachelor of Applied Science University of Minnesota - Duluth 4*
USA Bachelor of Arts (Human Development and Family Studies) Michigan State University 4*
USA Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Arizona State University 4*
USA Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Hendrix College Not Equivalent*
USA Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) University of North Carolina at Wilmington 4*
USA Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) Rice University, Houston Not Equivalent*
USA Bachelor of Psychology Boston College University 3
USA Bachelors of Psychology (Prerequisites) Southeastern Community College  Not Equivalent*
USA Bachelor of Science Middle Tennessee State University Not Equivalent*
USA Bachelor of Science University of Iowa  4*
USA Bachelor of Science Linfield College 4*
USA Bachelor of Science (Criminal Justice) Western Carolina University  Not Equivalent*
USA Bachelor of Science in Nursing Gwynedd-Mercy College (University) 4*
USA Bachelor of Science (Psychology) Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville 4*
USA Bachelor of Science (Psychology) University of New Mexico 4*
USA Bachelor of Social Work University of Wisconsin 4*
USA Certificate in Massage Therapy Healing Hands School of Holistic Health, Califiornia 2
USA Degree of Associate in Science - Nursing Norwalk Community College 4*
USA EMT - Paramedic LaGuardia Community College  3
USA Foundation Studies in Anthroposophic Social Therapy Camphill Academy 4*
USA Master of Physician Assistant Practice University of Southern California  4*
USA Master of Social Work University of Illinois 4*
USA Master of Social Work University of Southern California 4*
USA Master of Theological Studies University of Notre Dame Not Equivalent*
Vietnam Bachelor of Nursing University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City 4*
Vietnam Doctor of Traditional Medicine University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh city 4*
Wales Bachelor of Science - Health Studies Glyndwr University Unable to Assess**
Zambia Bachelor of Education in Spcial Education University of Zambia Unable to Assess**
Zimbabwe Bachelor of Science (Social Work) University of Zimbabwe  4*
Zimbabwe Diploma in General Nursing Nursing Council of Zimbabwe Unable to Assess**
Zimbabwe Graduate Certificate in Education   University of Zimbabwe  Unable to Assess**

2* – The qualification is equivalent to Level 2 with proof of cultural competency.
4* – The qualification is equivalent to Level 4 with proof of cultural competency.
Not Accredited – The awarding provider OR the qualification is not accredited by NZQA.
*Not Equivalent – The qualification does not sufficiently align with the graduate profile outcomes of any specified New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing.
**Unable to Assess – This means there was insufficient information about this qualification in order to assess it. This is normally due to the age of the qualification, or the education provider no longer exists.

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