The Deputy Minister of Education, Gen. Surachet Chaiwong, said the big data system of the Ministry of Education is ready for operation.
Gen. Surachet officially launched the big data system of the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Career Center on Wednesday (Mar 6).
He said Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has assigned the Ministry of Education to conduct manpower development for the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC). The ministry has then set up TVT career centers to collect information on the demand for workers of enterprises nationwide.
A database system on the labor market and vocational training was developed. As of February 2019, a total 129,341 enterprises registered with the database.
Gen. Surachet has instructed the centers to ensure that all information will be available before the start of the academic year 2019 in May.