4th World Congress for Technical Vocational Education and Training (WoCTVET)

Country: Malaysia

City: Malacca

Abstr. due: 15.06.2014

Dates: 05.11.14 — 06.11.14

Area Of Sciences: Pedagogy; Sociology;

Address: 86400, Parit Raja, Batu Pahat, Johor Malaysia

Organizing comittee e-mail: woctvet@uthm.edu.my

Organizers: Faculty of Technical and Vocational Education (FPTV), Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia,


The world congress aims to serve as a platform for discussion, dissemination and sharing of contemporary research and scientific knowledge and information in the field of teacher education for TVET. All accepted papers will be published in a conference proceeding (indexed by SCOPUS). Selected publications will be published in one of following journals:

1) Journal of Technical Education and Training -ISSN 2229-8932, indexed by Google Scholar, DOAJ.

2) TVET@sia Online Journal

3) Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series (STEPS)


The objectives of the conference are:

  • To bring together the international scientific experts and researchers to catalyse and advance scientific knowledge about TVET teacher education.
  • To bring together educational leaders, scientists, educators and policy makers to promote and enhance collaborations to more effectively address regional and national responses to TVET teacher education.
  • To provide opportunity for TVET researchers, policy makers, educators, and community to discuss and develop creative solutions to unresolved challenges in research and implementation of TVET policies and programs.
  • To increase the global awareness of the importance of TVET teacher education and to promote effective actions to mainstream TVET around the world.

Conference Web-Site: http://fptv.uthm.edu.my/woctvet2014/