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CENTRE publications
Human migration and TVET
Reimagining the purpose of VET – Expanding the capability to aspire in South African Further Education and Training students
Advancing life projects: South African students explain why they come to FET colleges
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University of Nottingham, Centre for International Education Research (CIER)



Centre for International Education Research (CIER) is one of six research centres in the School of Education, University of Nottingham, currently ranked in the top 30 education research organisations globally and top 3 in the UK. It contains the... <show more>


The CIER sees education as a site of study for wider, contested, processes such as development, globalisation and technological change. Its members believe that education is a lifelong and lifewide process that should promote social justice, equality,... <show more>


The CIER seeks to be an international centre of excellence on the study of post-school education and training and its relationship to international development. It is committed to producing high quality academic research and policy advice, and to... <show more>

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The CIER carries out research regularly across a wide number of countries and publishes extensively. Its staff, based in England, Malaysia and China, work with postgraduate students focused on a range of countries: Canada, China, England, Ghana,... <show more>



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University of Nottingham, Centre for International Education Research (CIER)
School of Education
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University of Nottingham
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