MES of Kazakhstan plans to double blue-collar training
“We have developed a new mechanism for the provision of free technical and vocational education. Currently, a graduate can enter the working qualification and secondary special both paid and free of charge. In 2017, it is proposed that the first grants will be given to the blue-collar jobs, at the very least, if you have enough of this grant, the economic and legal. We put a plan in the short term to increase the training on blue-collar jobs by two times – from 40 to 80 thousand,” Minister of Education and Science of Kazakhstan Yerlan Sagadiyev said during a roundtable on the topic” On Measures for the legal support of the Roadmap employment in the light of the Message of President of Kazakhstan dated November 30, 2015.”
It is worth noting that, according to MES, about 14 thousand people, or 13% from are expelled the colleges, and about 40 thousand people are expelled from universities. 21 thousand peopleenter the market after school without qualifications.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan