A new version of the Europass XML Schema—v3.0.3—is planned to be released on Wednesday 19 February 2014. This latest schema is the result of small updates to the taxonomies of countries, languages and nationalities.

Preview versions of the updated XML and JSON resources can already be accessed at the following URLs:

Please note that as soon as v3.0.3 is released, the latest resources will be available at the canonical URLs, namely http://interop.europass.cedefop.europa.eu/data-model/xml-resources/ and http://interop.europass.cedefop.europa.eu/data-model/json-resources/, while the v3.0.2 resources will be archived.

A summary of the changes between v3.0.2 and v3.0.3 can be found below.

Changelog

EuropassSchema_v3.0.3.xsd

The changes from the previous version refer only to updating the version of the included XSD for Europass Printing Preferences and Europass Learner Information. The current names are:

  • EuropassSchema_V3.0.3.xsd
  • EuropassLearnerInformation_V3.0.3.xsd
  • EuropassPrintingPreferences_V3.0.3.xsd

EuropassLearnerInformation_v3.0.3.xsd

Updated xsd:includes for the new countries, languages and nationalities XSDs:

  • EuropassISOCountries_V1.5.0.xsd
  • EuropassISOLanguages_V1.5.0.xsd
  • EuropassNationalities_V1.5.0.xsd

EuropassISOCountries_V1.5.0.xsd

The version of the schema is updated to V1.5.0 and the changes include:

  • the documentation of GM, MM and VA enumeration values is updated;
  • the documentation of all enumeration values is enriched with translation in Macedonian (mk);
  • the enumeration value NU is removed;

EuropassISOLanguages_V1.5.0.xsd

The version of the schema is updated to V1.5.0 and the changes include:

  • the documentation of tt, te, tr enumeration values is updated;
  • the documentation of all enumeration values is enriched with translation in Macedonian (mk);
  • a new enumeration value is added for rom;

EuropassNationalities_V1.5.0.xsd

The version of the schema is updated to V1.5.0 and the changes include:

  • the documentation of AG, LS, RW, LC, KN enumeration values is updated;
  • the documentation of all enumeration values is enriched with translation in Macedonian (mk);