German-Thai Dual Excellence Education

Be Competent

Apprentices know best about the structure and requirements of the indutry.

Be Distinctive

Industry-relevant syllabus taught in a vocational college over a period of up to two years.


Almost 85 per cent of apprentices are employed in the companies after passing the vocational training and exam successfully.


  • On 29 November 2018 GTDEE Project Director Mr. Markus Hoffmann, GTDEE Project Senior Manager Dr. Kamonsak Suradom and GTDEE Project Senior Consultant Mr. Katiphot Kanoknorrasade participated in the meeting with Eastern Technological College (E.Tech), the College Director Dr. Prasert Klinchoo, Deputy Director of vocational qualification Dr. Sumruay Mahaphram, Head of Mechatronics  Department Mr. Narongkorn Seechan […]

  • On 27 November 2018 GTDEE Project Manager Mr. Panuwat Jaitham and GTDEE Project Assistant Ms. Apinya Amporn visited BMW apprentices at BMW dealers which were Europa Motor Charansanitwong, Performance Motor Charansanitwong and German Auto Chaengwattana. The team also discussed with the managers and trainers about the apprentice development and PAL interim examination in Automotive Mechatronics […]

  • On 27 November 2018 GTDEE members Mr. Markus Hoffmann, Dr. Kamonsak Suradom and Mr. Katiphot Kanoknorrasade participated in the meeting with Bankhai Technical College; College Director Mr. Prateep Julalert, Head of Cooperation section Mr. Yossapol Intrachan, and the teachers, to discuss about quality assurance which helad at the college. Furthermore, the GTDEE team then visited […]

  • On 26 November 2018 GTDEE members Mr. Markus Hoffmann and Dr. Kamonsak Suradom together with German expert from KMUTNB Mr. Paul Koelker participated in the meeting with Thai-Austrian Technical College, the teachers of Mechatronics Department, to discuss about Mechatronics Development and then the group also visited a class. The meeting was held at the college.

  • On 26 November 2018, GTDEE members Mr. Markus Hoofmann and Dr. Kamonsak Suradom had a site visit at Celestica (Thailand) Ltd. which located at Laemchabang, Chon Buri, and also participated in the meeting with Ms. Christina Ong, Human Resources Director of Celestica (Thailand) Ltd. and the team discussed about cooperation under GTDEE project.



Examination & Certification

  • GTCC Examination
  • German Chamber of Commerce Worldwide Certificate

Technical Seminars/Workshops

  • Mechatronics PLC Workshop
  • Electrical Mathematics Workshop
  • Electrical Standard Workshop

Training Courses

  • Train the Trainers
  • Train the Teachers
  • AdA Basic
  • AdA International

Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training (QA VET) for Vocational College

  • Teaching and Training analyses
  • Safety regulations
  • Area assessment
  • Surveys
  • etc.



Better Quality and Productivity

High quality German standards in specialised training, based on a longstanding tradition of German vocational training and education.

Skilled Labour

Apprentices are on top of the field of their profession and trained to exceed the requirements of the industry.

Company Demand

Apprentices receive demand-based specific training tailored to the companies’ needs and requirements.

Happy Clients Say


  • “GTDEE has helped us in the evaluation and student selection process. The Mitr Phol Group also chooses the most qualified and standardised colleges in correlation with the GTDEE programme.”

    Vice President Human Resources, Mitr Phol Group
  • “One of my policies as Managing Director of Boonrawd is to promote and improve the standard of vocational school graduates, so that they may have an equal opportunity to grow in the industry trhough their achievements rather than just their educational background. By joining with the GTCC, the GTDEE project is an important piece of the jigsaw puzzle in developing the vocational education sytstem and the personnel themselves.”

    Managing Director, Boonrawd Trading Co., Limited
  • “All around the world, the Bosch apprenticeship programme has been a proven success for more than a century in grooming talent. We are confident that our programme in Thailand will raise the bar for industry standards and the skills of our local talent.”

    Managing Director of Robert Bosch Limited
  • “The GTDEE programme is another endeavour to reinforce the established vocational system in Thailand. The aims of GTDEE are to increase the skilled workforce to match the demands of the private sector and to unlock the economic competitveness of the country.”

    Chairman of B.Grimm
  • “In 2014, we signed a MOU with the GTCC for a joint vocational programme in Automotive Mechatronic Training. More than 600 qualified technicians have been trained to support our after-sales service network and we expect to produce about 50-70 qualified technicians per year from 2015 onwards.

    This programme is a guarantee for students as they will earn a high vocational certificate and our excellence certificate at the completion of the programme.”

    President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Ltd.