List of Training Institutes those terminated their TVEC Registration


  To All Technical & Vocational Education and Training (TVET)   Institutions
  Online submission of New / Renewal applications for Center  Registration and Course accreditation of NVQ Qualifications is now  effected.

  Please ensure your applications are sent through online .


 To All Technical & Vocational Education and Training (TVET)   Institutions who are conducting NVQ Level 5 & 6 courses

We have planned to conduct common written semester end examination for NVQ Level 5 & 6 courses on June & July 2017 for all the institutions qualified for the above examination.
Institutions should send

  • Details of the courses that you want to sit for the common written semester end examinations (download updated Form  -  Course Information for Common Written Examination Level 5 & 6)
  •  Details of the students who are apply for the common written semester end examination of NVQ Level 5 & 6 to the TVEC.

Further details contact     -    
Director (Q&A): 0112555034/0773890725
Deputy Director: (Q&A)0773036469


The Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission, popularly known as TVEC was established in 1991 under the Tertiary and Vocational Education Act No. 20 of 1990 and reconstituted as a statutory body by the TVE (Amendment) Act. No 50 of 1999.


All Registered Training Providers,

Please update your training performance information of year 2016 using the given format here and send to email.

Your support in this regard is highly appreciated. Please treat this as urgent and important.

Thanking you,

Director General
Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission

Tertiary and Vocational Education Policy, 2016
Operations Manual for National Vocational Qualifications
Career Skills Information
Basic Training (Level 2) for Local & Foreign Employment
3 Month NVQ Level 3 Courses to Increase Employability
Level 4 NVQ courses to develop specialized competencies leading to professional responsibilities
NVQ Level 5 Diploma Courses to Develop Trainers
NVQ Level 6 Higher National Diploma Courses
Citizens / Clients Charter
National Competency Standard
Assessor Registry
NVQ Certificate holders information
NVQ Circulars & Guide Lines

Financial Assistance

Geographical Information System
Results of Beauty Culture & Hairdressing Exam - January, 2017
Tertiary and Vocational Education Act
Baseline Survey of the TVET Sector - 2015
Names of QMS Certified Institutions
Tracer Study of Training Graduates
Appointment of NVQ Assessors


 National Skills Development Report 2015



"Calling Application for Awarding of National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) in the Occupations of Beautician, Hairdresser, Pre School Teacher & Draftsperson - July 2017"


World Youth Skills Day


Commission Decisions




Awarding of NVQ Level 5 Equivalent Qualification through Mature Candidate Route - 2015/2016 (Return exam result for the eligibility to viva)

Skills Competition 2016/2017

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