Call for Articles: Special Issue on “Low Reputation of Vocational Education in the Global South”

submitted by Prof. Dr. Matthias Pilz, University of Cologne

We (Prof. Dr. Saikat Maitra, IIM Calcutta;  Prof. Srabani Maitra, Univ. of Glasgow; Prof. Dr. Matthias Pilz, Univ. of Cologne) are editing a Special Issue for Education and Training titled, ‘Not in high regard: an exploration of low reputation of vocational education in the Global South’ that will explore a comparative analysis of the factors behind the lower reputation of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in the Global South. 

As guest editors, we are reaching out to suitable authors to provide contributions to the SI, and would like to invite you, perhaps with colleagues or members of your team, to consider contributing a chapter.  You are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 500 words to by June 15, 2023. The detailed call for SI can be accessed here

If you have any questions or queries about this invitation, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. Feel free to share with colleagues who also may be interested in contributing.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Important Dates

  • Abstracts Deadline 15 June 2023
  • Notification of acceptance: 15 July 2023
  • Article submission opens: 1 May 2023
  • Article submission closes: 1 October 2023