by Dr.Yusri Kamin Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is an innovation-led and graduate-focused Research University. It is located both in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia and Johor Bahru, the southern city in Iskandar Malaysia, which is a vibrant economic corridor in the south of Peninsular Malaysia. Philosophy The divine law of […]

by Dr. Rolf Gennrich Government officials, representatives from national and international organisations, and TVET experts from 12 countries were invited by SEAMEO Secretariat, the Office of Vocational Education Commission, Ministry of Education Thailand, and the British Council to attend the “High Officials Meeting on SEA-TVET” at Shangri-La Chiang Mai Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand from August […]

by RAVTE Secretariat The General Assembly of the Regional Association for Vocational Teacher Education in Asia (RAVTE) will be conducted from the 26th to 28th of November 2015 at Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education (HCMUTE) in Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education is hosting the 2nd General […]

by Dr. Thomas Schroeder On the invitation of UNESCO Bangkok, RAVTE conducted a panel session on “TVET Networks – How International and Regional Networks can contribute to the Development of National TVET Systems (RAVTE)” at the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Conference on Education and Training, Malaysia, 2015. With the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community 2015, regional organizations have […]

by Dr. Thomas Schroeder UNESCO Bangkok and the Ministry of Education from Malaysia jointly organised an ASIA-Pacific Conference on Education and Training from the 3rd to the 5th of August 2015 in Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. More than 650 high-ranking officials: Secretaries of State, Ministers and Directors General of Education, policy Advisors and Directors from Malaysia, various […]

The  6th International INAP Conference will take part from September 1st to 2nd, 2015 in Ballarat, Australia. Deadline for the submission of papers is March 15th, 2015. The conference organisers welcome contributions based on original research that facilitate knowledge transfer to regional, national and international policy-makers and actors in accordance with best international standards. Papers […]

by Ngo Van Thuyen From 9th to 11th  of April 2015, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education will celebrate the 50-year relationship with German partners. On this occasion, HCMUTE will conduct two conferences, one focusing on information and development of vocational and technical education, the other containing topics about innovation and development of […]

TVET@Asia published study 8 by Matthias Risler and Zhao Zhiqun (2015) “Apprenticeship and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises – The China Case”. The study is a report based on a field research mission conducted in May-June 2013 in the framework of the ILO “Global Product” project. It aims at exploring “the evidence on the business case for responsible workplace practices, through targeted […]

by Yok Sothy In order to promote the principle “Capacity Building and Human Resource Development”, the Royal Government of Cambodia has continuously strengthened its partnership with the private sectors and other development partners to enhance and improve the quality of education at all levels so as to meet the demands of the labor market and […]

by Joachim Dittrich TVET@ Asia Issue 4: Mitigating TVET quality and standards as a basis for harmonising its systems at the national and regional levels East and Southeast Asia are experiencing a rapid pace of economic development that call for continuous review of education and training systems. TVET reform processes at the national and regional […]