Research on vocational education and training

Research on vocational education and training focuses on living environments of adolescents, their vocational orientation process and transitions into working life, technology-based assessment of professional skills, and the curricular and pedagogical development of vocational education and training.

Current projects

Finalized projects

  • The use and the prognostic value of test results in the context of vocational training (NuPrA)
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  • Enabling risk groups to successfully transition into vocational training (GÜRB) 
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  • Career paths of care professionals
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Our project database provides you with access to the descriptions and results of current and past projects.


Sekretariat Institut Professionsforschung & Kompetenzentwicklung (IPK)

Pädagogische Hochschule St.Gallen
Hochschulgebäude Hadwig
Notkerstrasse 27
9000 St. Gallen

Opening hours

Montag - Freitag
08.00 - 12.00 Uhr
13.30 - 17.00 Uhr


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