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24. April 2020. 10:04

EBRD and Serbia’s Ministry of Education join forces to bridge skills gap – EBRD and Serbia’s Ministry of Education join forces to bridge skills gap

The EBRD and Serbia’s Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development (MoESTD) are joining forces to ensure that Serbia’s graduates at vocational and higher education institutions possess the skills demanded by the labour market. Skills mismatches – when workers have either fewer or more or simply different skills than jobs require – are costly for […]

11. February 2020. 06:02

The National Qualifications Framework has been referenced to the European Qualifications Framework

The Report on referencing National Qualifications Framework of Serbia (NQFS) to the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) was adopted at the 52nd EQF Advisory Group meeting held on 4th and 5th February 2020 in Brussels, along with the supplementary Report on self-certification of NQFS in the field of higher education to the Qualifications Framework in the […]

24. December 2019. 13:12

STUDY VISIT: PORTUGUESE QUALIFICATIONS FRAMEWORK AND THE MODEL OF PRIOR LEARNING RECOGNITION – EXAMPLE OF BEST PRACTICE IN THE EUROPEAN UNION

November 29th, 2019 By the end of November 2019, a group of six participants – representatives of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, the National Council for Education and the Qualifications Agency visited Lisbon, and were introduced to the Portuguese educational system, in particular, their national qualifications framework and the system of prior […]

24. December 2019. 13:12

NQF AS AN INSTRUMENT FOR TRANSPARENCY AND CONNECTING THE WORLD OF LABOUR AND THE WORLD OF EDUCATION – NATIONAL CONFERENCE WITH INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPATION

Belgrade, December 16th 2019 The National conference with international participation took place in Sava Centre in Belgrade on December 16th 2019, organized in collaboration of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development and the “Development of an Integrated National Qualifications System in Serbia” project, and in partnership with the Qualifications Agency. Various aspects regarding […]

3. September 2018. 09:09

Conference on National Qualifications Framework in Serbia

On 30th August 2018, the Conference on National Qualifications Framework in Serbia was held in the Palace of Serbia. It was attended by more than 70 participants from different Ministries, relevant educational institutions, organizations, unions of employers, trade unions, associations of vocational schools and high schools, Conferences of Serbian Universities, National Employment Agency, Statistical Office […]

3. September 2018. 09:09

Qualifications Agency will be established by the end of 2018

By the end of 2018, the Serbian Government will establish the Qualifications Agency, and at the proposal of the Council of the National Qualifications Framework in Serbia (NQFS) Sector Skills Councils will be established, that will operate as social partnerships. Sturdy technological and economic changes have caused shifts in all segments of the society, especially […]

3. September 2018. 09:09

NEWS ABOUT FORMING OF THE NQFS COUNCIL

Pursuant to Article 12, Para 1 of the Law on National Qualifications Framework of Serbia („Official Gazette of RS” no. 27/18) and Article 43, Para 2 of the Law on Government („Official Gazette of RS” no. 55/05, 71/05 – corrigendum, 101/07, 65/08, 16/11, 68/12 – CS, 72/12, 7/14 – CS, 44/14 and 30/18 – state […]

12. April 2018. 11:04

The Law on the National Qualifications Framework in the Republic of Serbia adopted

The National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Law on the National Qualifications Framework in the Republic of Serbia (NQFS) on the 5th of April, 2018. With the adoption of the NQFS Law, Serbia is institutionalising a system of qualifications acquired through formal and non-formal education. This system would provide easier mobility of […]

4. December 2017. 09:12

Study visit of Serbian delegation of Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development to the public of Republic of Croatia – Croatian Qualification Framework presented to the members of the delegation

Delegation of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development (MoESTD) visited Croatia, from the 3rd until the 6th of December 2017, within the project “European Qualifications Framework – National Coordinating Point 2017”. The delegation of the ministry consisted of: Ljiljana Todorović, Senior Advisor for normative and legal affairs in higher education, from the Sector […]

27. October 2017. 09:10

Law on National Qualifications Framework of the Republic of Serbia – Meeting of strategical members of Inter-Institutional Working Group

Minister of Education, Science and Technological Development, Mr Mladen Šarčević opened today the meeting of the Inter-Institutional Working Group for the establishment and implementation of the National Qualifications Framework in the Republic of Serbia (NQFS). During the meeting, the draft Law on the National qualifications framework developed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological […]