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.


“Armenian Skills 2016” National Competition will be held


“Armenian Skills 2016” National Competition will be held on May 27-28 in Yerevan Regional State College №1 (3/1Tbilisyan highway, Yerevan, Armenia).

Entrepreneurial trainings in VET

GIZ organized a meeting to sum up the results on implementation process monitoring of the project “Entrepreneurial Trainings” on May 19. Participants of the meeting were representatives from GIZ, National Center for VET Development, Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development National Center, VET institutions and Social Partners.

First Stage Winners of “Armenian Skills” Competition