European Qualifications Framework (EQF): preparation of countries from the region included in the EU Enlargement process for the referencing to th EQF and becoming members of the EQF Advisory Group

The European Training Foundation (ETF) organized a two-day workshop on 30 September and 1 October 2015 in Podgorica, Montenegro, dedicated to the experiences of referencing national qualifications frameworks to the EQF. The aim of the workshop was to promote mutual learning and exchange of experiences between the countries covered by […]

“Bring the learning home” participation in Birmingham, England

The Macedonian delegation of representatives from the Ministry of Education and Science, employers and British Council Macedonia attended the “Bring Learning Home” event in Birmingham, England, from 16-20th November 2015. The event’s aim was to enable partners of the British Council in the UK to network with partners from 20 […]

Participation in the “SEE into the Future” regional conference

The unemployment of young people in SEE countries is an issue that unites government policy makers, educators and employers, so that appropriate solutions can be found which would help them secure a vibrant economic future for everyone. The British Council organised the “SEE into the Future” international conference, which was […]

Designing qualifications for the IT sector for increased employability

In order to establish a balance between education, training and labor market demands and help ease the process of employment for individuals, employers need to be included in the process of implementing the Macedonian Qualifications Framework. With this in mind, Swisscontact and their program ‘Increasing Employability’ and PREDA Plus, in […]

Establishing the National Board for the Macedonian Qualifications Framework

In accordance with the Law on the National Qualifications Framework, on the session of 20th Oct 2015, the Government of the Republic of Macedonia formed the National Board for the Macedonian Qualifications Framework, as the highest body which is to: advance and improve the qualifications system, approve and classify the […]

Defining learning outcomes – an approach that ensures quality

The significance of the results from the learning outcomes in the NQF process was the topic of two-day workshop held between 20th and 21st May 2015, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science and the European Training Foundation. Defining learning outcomes in the description of qualification is an […]