Definition of 'further education'
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Universities and further education colleges will also be told to do more to promote the study of science, technology, engineering and maths. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You can find out about classes from your local library or college of further education. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)The facilities could be linked to an existing university or further education college or be entirely new. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My husband is a lecturer at a further education college. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can apply through your university or further education department. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is also welcome that there should be more traffic of teachers between schools and further education colleges. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Sixty per cent are now involved in further education or voluntary work as a step towards returning to work. The Sun (2008)They have hammered further education colleges. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is a two-year course run at colleges of further education. Double Income No Kids Yet? (1989)By "continuing education "we refer to opportunities for adult education whether at night school or at special further education colleges for mature students. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)Our commitment to five hours a week sports will extend to school leavers in further education, so it becomes a life habit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Economists also said that the number of young people going into further education or training schemes was helping to limit the total of people on the dole. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They will be set up by further education colleges, which will provide premises and back-office support. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This would predominantly benefit further education colleges offering full degrees, and new providers which use no-frills models. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This was staffed by two full-time teachers and a number of part-timers from the local college of further education. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)According to an Ofsted report published today, few unemployed people who completed the courses at further education colleges were able to secure jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Potential students, apprehensive about sacrificing their bank account balance for further education and career advancement, may have more options than they think. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We want to see the best heads of the best schools but also universities, further education colleges and academies' sponsors taking on this role. Times, Sunday Times (2009)To this end, the military increasingly has contact with further education colleges rather than schools, with servicemen and women giving talks and running stalls at recruitment fairs. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'further education'
British English: further education /ˈfɜːðə ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃən/ NOUN
Further education is the education of people who have left school but who are not at a university or a college of education.
- American English: higher education lower-level
- Arabic: التَعْلِيمُ الإضَافِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: educação superior
- Chinese: 继续教育
- Croatian: daljnje školovanje
- Czech: další vzdělávání
- Danish: videreuddannelse
- Dutch: voortgezet onderwijs
- European Spanish: enseñanza para adultos
- Finnish: täydennyskoulutus
- French: enseignement post-scolaire
- German: Weiterbildung
- Greek: συνεχιζόμενη εκπαίδευση
- Italian: istruzione superiore
- Japanese: 継続教育
- Korean: 성인 교육
- Norwegian: videreutdannelse
- Polish: dalsza edukacja
- European Portuguese: formação contínua
- Romanian: învătământ pentru adulți
- Russian: дальнейшее образование
- Spanish: enseñanza para adultos
- Swedish: högre utbildning
- Thai: การศึกษาระดับสูง
- Turkish: ileri eğitim
- Ukrainian: післядипломна освіта
- Vietnamese: đào tạo nâng cao
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