Mission of National Centre for VET Develoment

  • Mission of NCVETD is to increase efficiency of preliminary (artisan) and vocational education and training, including adult education system reforms, to foster its development, international integration, international recognition of awarded certificates and qualifications in the Republic of Armenia.
  • NCVETD supports developing VET strategy and policy, medium and long-term development programs and action plans for the development of VET system, organizing and implementing analyses of VET system; participates in the rationalization of VET system, including developing proposals concerning their creation, reorganization, liquidation, allocation and revision of activities.
  • It ensures communication between VET system and the labour market, promoting the consideration of labour market trends and needs in VET development programs, involvement of involvement representatives of industries into VET, increasing opportunities of students to gain practical inside on industries.
  • It supports in developing National Qualifications Framework compatible with the European framework of qualifications, its implementation and continuous modernization.
  • It organizes and carries out the development and continuous updating of qualification (educational) standards, provides professional expertise, advice.
  • It organizes scientific and sociological research in VET system, investigates and localizes international experience in the VET sector.
  • It supports the development and introduction of system of credit accumulation and transfer in the Republic of Armenia.


Yerevan State Craftsman School №6 wins the first prize in “Tolma” festival


On May 20, 2017, the students of Yerevan State Craftsman School №6 won the first prize in 7th Pan-Armenian “Tolma” festival which was held in Hnaberd, Ararat Marz.



On the initiative of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA, a conference on “Vocational Education and Training as a reinforcement precondition for border communities” was launched in Berd, Tavush Marz, from 19-21st of May, 2017.

Arno Babajanyan Musical-Pedagogical College is Celebrating 50th Anniversary


On May 15, a concert was organized at Komitas Chamber Music House dedicated to the 50th anniversary of Yerevan State Musical-Pedagogical College named after Arno Babajanyan.