Mission of NCVETD

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.



  1. 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.
  2. It insures 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.
  3. It supports in developing National Qualifications Framework compatible with the European framework of qualifications, its implementation and continuous modernization.
  4. It organizes and carries out the development and continuous updating of qualification (educational) standards, provides professional expertise, advice.
  5. It organizes scientific and sociological research in VET system, investigates and localizes international experience in the VET sector.
  6. It supports the development and introduction of system of credit accumulation and transfer in the Republic of Armenia.



Brief Presentation of EU Support for VET sector

Presentation of the results of EU support to VET sector of Armenia from 2007 till 2015 took place at Erebuni Plaza business centre on December 16th. Beneficiaries of the field and senior officials were present at the event. Minister of Education of RA Armen Ashotyan claimed that EU support wouldn’t suffer from the changes made [...]

Christmas In Europe 2014

Delegation of “Yerevan State Armenian-Greek College of Tourism, Service and Food Industry” and “Yerevan Craftsman State School №6” had participated in “Christmas in Europe” 24th annual event in Slovakia, Presov from December 7till December 13, 2014. Delegations from nearly twenty European countries participated in the event organized at “Hotelova Akademia” in Presov. Four members of [...]


The Week for Waste Reduction

Since 2009, in Europe the last week of November is celebrated as “The European Week for Waste Reduction”. Its aim is to promote awareness and to implement actions regarding sustainable resource and waste management. In response to this event, The French Armenian Professional Educational Center has organized a competition between the institution’s departments. The exhibition [...]