The study programme “International Technical Vocational Education and Training” is a Master Programme designed to build vocational pedagogical competencies. In addition, professional language skills in English are promoted. The programme aims at developing scientific and methodological skills and competences as well as practical qualifications for professions in Technical Vocational Education (TVET). The program is also designed to support other countries in modernising their vocational training systems and German companies in training skilled workers in their partner countries.
The course is offered in English; it is internationally oriented and trains specialists and managers in public institutions (ministries, subordinate institutions, etc.), vocational school teachers, trainers and further education staff in companies as well as company-internal and inter-company educational institutions already active in this field or planning to be in the future. Further target groups include vocational training researchers who can support the management of higher education institutions with the acquired expertise in the academic field, as well as academia and institutes providing further education and general vocational training research. Graduates of the study program a qualified to seek employment in the design of vocational schools, vocational education policy and educational guidance, state education administration, international education work or adult education and (inter-)company ongoing education. Other fields of work include personnel and organizational development in companies or education management at associations, chambers and public institutions.
More information can be found on the website of bbw Hochschule.