system of vocational education and modernization of vocational training schools
will improve the quality of vocational training and competitiveness of national
education in general. This was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman at a Government's
session on Thursday.
"I see that there
are vocational schools that provide a good level of education, but most of the
equipment is outdated, technology is outdated while we are spending tens of
billions on training young people. Not only are we spending money, but they are
still uncompetitive and later must be retrained at work. Therefore, the issue
of updating of training programs, upgrading of core funds is extremely
important, emphasized Volodymyr Groysman.
We need quality, professional technical education."
Minister stressed the need to review the efficiency of public spending and
particular, we need to completely upgrade vocational training schools, change
their equipment and training program, noted the Prime Minister.
necessary to invest in education. The quality of education is the largest
investment to be done. Not diplomas, but the quality of education, professional
skills. That's all we need to do. And I am an ally and supporter of Ukrainian
education on this issue," he
Volodymyr Groysman noted that today there is considerable competition
of Ukrainian education with foreign universities.
In this regard,
the Prime Minister urged to help develop a national education and support the
Ministry of Education and Science in this direction.