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Tertiary education

Parent term: Education

4 definitions, 1 child term

Formal education beyond secondary education, including higher education, vocational education and training, or other specialist post-secondary education or training.
Source: NCVER 2013, Australia
Formal education beyond secondary education, including higher education, vocational education and training, or other specialist post-secondary education or training; sometimes used to refer only to higher education or training.
Source: TESDA 2010, Philippines
(also referred to as third stage or third level education, post-secondary or further education) formal education following the completion of secondary education, including higher education, vocational education and training, or other specialist post-secondary education or training.
Source: Wahba 2013, Global
The education which follows secondary education or its equivalent, and provides the learner with more advanced knowledge and skills than those gained within the secondary system.
Source: Ministry of Labour 2005, Jordan

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