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Jun 22, 2016

Bhutanese TVET Officials Embark on a Study Tour in Philippines

A five-day study tour of the Philippines' TVET system for 5 officials from the Department of Human Resources (DHR), Ministry of Labor and Human Resources (MoLHR), Bhutan was facilitated by the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC)…
2016-06 Study-Tour-Sri-Lanka
Jun 13, 2016

CPSC Facilitates Study Tour, Benchmarking of University Senior Officials from Sri Lanka

The CPSC faculty and staff led by the Acting Director General, Prof. Dr. G. Kulanthaivel, warmly received 14 senior officials from the Institute of Technology University of Moratuwa (ITUM) and Ministry of Higher Education and…
Jun 06, 2016

Regional Program in Brunei Advocates for Sustainable Practices in Strengthening TVET Systems

In partnership with the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for Vocational and Technical Education (SEAMEO-VOCTECH), Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC)…
Jun 02, 2016

International Conference in Brunei Emphasizes TVET’s Impact for Sustainable Development

TVET graduates eyed to be in the frontline of the future workforce must be equipped with necessary knowledge and skills for them to greatly contribute to economic, cultural, and environmental development. Ensuring future…
May 23, 2016

Nepal’s Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training Taps CPSC for a Study Tour to Manila

CPSC Officials and Nepali Guests during the Inaugural Ceremony In carrying out the Asian Development Bank (ADB)-funded Skills Development Project (SDP), which aims to establish a market-responsive and social and gender-inclusive…
2016-05 RP-Singapore
May 16, 2016

CPSC, MFA Singapore, ITE Hold Annual TVET Program for Principals, Leaders

In recognition of the long-standing partnership of the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Government of Singapore and the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) on TVET training for principals and…


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Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series (STEPS)
Volume 2, 2014

The Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education (CPSC) takes pride in launching its first ever Journal on TVET titled STEPS (Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series), which is a compendium of professionally written articles by TVET experts and research enthusiasts on key issues and developments pertinent to technical education in the Asia Pacific region and the world. CPSC releases the second issue of the STEPS compiling articles from countries India, Malaysia, Nepal, and the Philippines.


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Research in TVET Made Easy

The book was first launched and published in 2009 and had been widely used by TVET institutions since its launching. The book is about the practical and systematic way of doing research with emphasis on TVET-oriented topics and problems. The guidebook is intended for use by teachers, budding and professional researchers and those involved in planning or undertaking research activities as well as teaching methodical foundation for conducting actual researches.


Upcoming Programs

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Regional Program on
Leaders in Technical Vocational Education and Training
May 9-13, 2016 @ Singapore
International Conference on
Ensuring Greater Impact of TVET for Sustainable Development
Jun. 1-2, 2016 @ Brunei

Regional Program on
Strengthening TVET Systems for Sustainability
Jun. 3-5, 2016 @ Brunei
In-Country Program on
Image Building in TVET
Jun. 13-17, 2016 @ Sri Lanka

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