The National Education System & the Classification of Educational Institutions

Vocational Colleges

Amendments to the Education Act 1996 introduced through the Education (Amendment) Act 2015 (Act A1490) introduces a new category of educational institution for pupils completing lower secondary education – the vocational college, defined as an educational institution established and fully maintained by the Minister. A Vocational College Standard Curriculum prescribed by the Minister is to be used by all vocational colleges. A draft of the curriculum may be seen here;