ЈУ Центар за образование на возрасните - Скопје

Adult Education Center

Associate Member

Vasil Gjorgov 35

1000 Skopje, Macedonia

Tel.: (00389) 2 322 08 08

contact (at) cov.gov.mk 


Mission statement

The mission of the Adult Education Centre is to promote a system of adult education that will be functional, modern and in line with EU standards, a system that will provide high-quality learning opportunities for gaining qualifications in accordance with the needs of the population, will increase employment and develop entrepreneurship, will meet the needs of the labor market and contribute to economic, social and personal development.

Main activities

  • To harmonize and integrate public interests and the interests of social partners in adult education in Macedonia. It also coordinates the cooperation with international institutions and organizations in the field of adult education;
  • To provide a quality education system for adults in accordance with European standards and practices through the establishment of standards and criteria that will provide formal and informal adult education and creating high quality and competitive workforce in the labor market with support of social partnership;
  • Verification of special adult education programs (non-formal educationalprograms);
  • Support of adults for completion and reaching primary education level;
  • Support of adults for completion and reaching secondary vocational education level;
  • Preparation of the literacy programs for adults.

International projects

IPA Twinning Project: “Support to the capacity building of the Adult Education Centre, development of programmes for adult education and programmes for literacy and fulfilment of elementary education for excluded persons”

Year: 2011-2013

Duration: 22 months


  • GIP International (France)
  • Afpa
  • CIEP
  • CR Basse-Normandie (France)
  • Ministry of Education (Spain)