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Chaturon eyes 75,000 more vocational students

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The Education Ministry wants to increase the number of vocational students by 75,600 next year to serve industrial demands and economic growth. 

Vocational students are learning by doring at Samut Prakan Vocational College.

Education Minister Chaturon Chaisaeng announced his policies to develop vocational education to be comparable to international standards and to increase the ratio of vocational to mainstream students to 51:49 by 2015.

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