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Nov 21, 2014

5th Batch of Indonesian Administrators Undergoes Educational Management and Leadership Training at CPSC

The Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) welcomed 20 officers and lecturers from the recently-upgraded institute-to-university Universitas Islam Negeri Walisongo Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia for a 5-day Capacity Building on…
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Nov 20, 2014

APACC Intensifies Quality Advocacy with Onsite Visit to Dipolog School of Fisheries, Philippines

In another demonstration of excellence and quality advocacy's spread across all the regions in the Philippines, the Dipolog School of Fisheries (DSF) has undergone a two-day accreditation exercise in which the team from the…
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Nov 13, 2014

CPSC DG Keynotes WoCTVET 2014 Malaysia

The Director General of the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) Dr. Mohammad Naim Yaakub highlighting issues and concerns in the changing trends in TVET in the 21st century and the vital role CPSC and other networking institutions…


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Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series (STEPS)

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 maiden issue of the STEPS on June 27, 2013.


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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

iain-mataram Customized Program on
Education Leadership and Management
Nov. 10-14, 2014
@ Philippines

Walisongo Customized Program on
Education Leadership and Management
Nov. 17-21, 2014
@ Philippines

Thailand In-Country Program on
Image Building Mechanism and Strategies in TVET
November 24-28, 2014
@ Thailand

Sri Lanka In-Country Program on
Institutional Management in TVET
December 15-19, 2014
@ Sri Lanka

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