Support to the Development
of an Integrated Vocational Education and
Short information about the project
The purpose of EU Tacis project is to develop and implement an overarching national VET strategy that contributes to increased participation of graduates in the workforce and results in improved economic and social conditions for individuals, groups and the nation generally.
The 30 months duration project began on January 26th, 2004.
The project is divided into three inter-related components:
Project is implemented in two pilot Regions – Lori and Tavush. Four pilot colleges are selected, which will be provided by some modern learning equipment.
The overall project objective is to assist the Armenian Government, through the Ministry of Education and Science, develop a quality, cost effective VET system flexible enough to respond to the changing needs of industry and commerce thus ensuring graduates have the necessary skills and knowledge to successfully compete in the labor market.
Specific objectives are:
The project is run by the consortium of 3 organizations (IFOA, GTZ and IATC), where IATC is the local partner.