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Feb 09, 2016

CPSC Facilitates the Internship Program of PKNU Students

The Colombo Plan Staff College warmly welcomed six students from the International Development and Cooperation and Fisheries programs of the Pukyong National University (PKNU), Korea for the special internship program being held…
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Dec 21, 2015

CPSC, DTE Focuses on Upgrading ICT Skills in ICP Web-Based Teaching and Learning Systems in Bangladesh

The Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC), in collaboration with the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Bangladesh, conducted an In-Country Program on "Web-Based Teaching and Learning Systems" at DTE, Dhaka, Bangladesh from…
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Dec 09, 2015

Senior Administrators’ Conference Affirms EEGM Findings, Sets New Directions for CPSC

In a momentous gathering of senior TVET experts and administrators, some industries and the academe in the Asia-Pacific region, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) refined its roadmap for the second half of the midterm…
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Dec 08, 2015

CPSC-PAITE-TUP Joint National Congress on Industrial Technology Education Convenes 139-Strong Delegates All Over Philippines

In its first collaborative venture, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) and the Philippine Association of Industrial and Technology Education (PAITE) pulled off the "6th National Congress on Benchmarking in Industrial…
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Nov 03, 2015

ICP on Accreditation and Certification in NITTTR-Chennai Meant to Spread APACC’s Quality Advocacy in TVET

The Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) organized the In-Country Program on Accreditation and Certification at the National Institute for Technical Teachers' Training and Research (NITTTR) in Chennai, India. The collaborative…
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Oct 28, 2015

Customized Program on Higher Education Management Benefitted Staff Members from Four Campuses of the Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN), Indonesia

In further strengthening its reputation as the main training provider and capacity builder for education in the region, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) welcomed 26 administrators and staff members from the Universitas Islam…


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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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PKNU CPSC – Pukyong National University Special Internship Program
Jan. 11 - Feb. 5, 2015 @ The Philippines

Philippine FlagIn-Country Program on
E-Learning Materials Development and Use of Online Training Delivery Platforms

Jan. 18–22, 2016 @ The Philippines

India FlagRegional Program on
Skills Development for Poverty Alleviation
Feb. 15-17, 2016 @ India

India FlagInternational Conference on
Sustainable Skill Development (SSD): Challenges and Future Perspective
Feb. 18-19, 2016 @ India

India FlagSpecial Program on
Socially Responsible Business
Feb. 20, 2016 @ India


Nepal FlagIn-Country Program on
TVET for Sustainable Development
Feb. 22-26, 2016 @ Nepal

Special Feature

Sri Lanka's 68th Independence Day

Sri Lanka's 68th Independence Day (Sinhala:නිදහස් දිනය,Tamil: சுதந்திர தினம்/விடுதலை நாள்) is being celebrated every February 4, in accordance with Lipass/Joshua Louis Law to commemorate its internal political independence from British rule on that day in 1948.

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India 67th Republic Day

This year, for India’s Republic Day celebrations H.E. Francois Hollande, President of the French Republic, will be the chief guest of the ceremonies, indicating the “deepening diplomatic and business ties between the two countries” (The Times of India, 2016).

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On Jan. 4, 1948, Burma (now officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar) ended 60 years of colonial rule when it officially declared independence from Britain.

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