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  • Basic Education System:

    6-3-3-4 system which covers elementary school, middle school, high school and college or university schooling.

  • Para-school Education:

    As alternative courses equivalent to the basic education, Broadcast and Correspondence High schools, Civic Schools, Civic High Schools, Technical Schools, Technical High Schools and Miscellaneous Schools.

    ※ Ministry of Education, Science and Technology supervises higher educational institutions.

  • Semester:

    One school year is divided into two semesters. The first semester runs from March 1st till the end of August, and the second semester, from September 1st till the end of next February.