• Adult education in Serbia manifests in the law on adult education that seeks to provide adults with a continuous acquisition of competences and qualifications for professional and personal development. Unfortunately, participation in adult learning remains low and there are no mechanisms to hold the government accountable. Fostering cooperation among the actors in the field is one of the main ways to make lifelong learning a reality in Serbia.

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  • Overview: adult education in Serbia

    The most recent 2020 Strategy for the Development Education seeks to make lifelong learning a reality in the Republic of Serbia. The Law on Adult Education is the cornerstone of adult learning in Serbia and manifests in the National Qualification...

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General situation of adult education
neutral face has stayed the same in 2022
Funding situation of adult education
coin pile with arrow pointing slightly down has slightly deteriorated in 2022

Participation in adult education

% of persons aged 25-64
4.8% participation rate last 4 weeks (European Labour Force Survey 2021)
19.8% participation rate last 12 months (European Adult Education Survey 2016)