State Matura Exam in Albania
State Matura (In Albanian Matura Shteterore)
is a high school graduation exam taken at the end of secondary education in Albania. Students who wish to go for higher education in Albania
must have passed Matura exam. Students who pass the examination are awarded a “Maturity Diploma/Certificate
” which certifies that the pupil has completed secondary education.
The State Matura exam in Albania was initiated by the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Republic of Albanian in 2006.
The State Matura exams are held on 3 different days, generally in the month of June and July.
- Compulsory exams are conducted on the first 2 days
- Additional exams are held on the third day.
The State Matura exam includes two compulsory exam and two additional exams.
The 2 compulsory exams are:
- Albanian language and literature
Students are required to choose two additional subjects from the pool of following subjects: Biology, sociology, philosophy, chemistry, history, physics, economy and English
The exams are marked on a scale of 1-10.