Which exams

Which exams you need to take, depends on the date you started your integration.

Started integrating on 1 January 2022 or after

Together with your municipality, you create your own plan: your personal integration and participation plan (PIP). This plan says which exams you need to pass.

Started integrating between 1 October 2017 and 1 January 2022

In order to integrate you need to pass these exams:

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Knowledge of Dutch Society
  • Orientation on the Dutch Labour Market (ONA)
  • Participation statement

Started integrating between 1 January 2015 en 1 October 2017

In order to integrate you need to pass these exams:

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Knowledge of Dutch Society
  • Orientation on the Dutch Labour Market (ONA)

Started integrating between 1 January 2013 en 1 January 2015

In order to integrate you need to pass these exams:

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Knowledge of Dutch Society

Taking fewer or no exams

Sometimes you do not have to take all exams. Or you may not have to take any exams at all. For instance because you have an illness, or because you already have a diploma. Fewer or no exams lists all the possibilities.