Supporting employability and social inclusion in Vietnam’s vocational training schools

Under fomulation
Geographical Area Vietnam: Hanoi, Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam
Sector Vocational Training

Total: €4,950,000

€3,500,000 (Italy’s soft loan) +
€300,000 (Italy’s grant for TA) +
€1,150,000 (Vietnam’s local fund)

Planned Conclusion 2019

Project aim

Enhancing institutional capacity of three Vocational Training Colleges in selected provinces and helping their students better meet the demands of the labour market after graduation.

Main activities:

  • upgrade of three selected vocational Training Colleges in Hanoi, Hue and Quang Nam through construction of workshops and supply of educational equipment;
  • development of a methodology, based on the Italian VET system, to implement vocational training programs in the three Colleges;
  • improvement of teachers’ and managers’ capacity in the three Colleges through Training of Trainers (TOT) activities;
  • development of career guidance and job placement activities in the three colleges.

The initiative is expected to be launched in 2018.


Executing agency

General Department of Vocational Training, Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs

Other Partners:

Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA)

ThuaThien Hue People’s Provincial Committee

Quang Nam People’s Provincial Committee

ThuaThien Hue Vocational College

Quang Nam Vocational College

Long Bien Vocational College


Garco 10

Degree of implementation