Glossary term: Ministerial Council for Tertiary Education and Employment

Acronym: MCTEE

A former council of ministers established on 1 July 2009 by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) to replace the Ministerial Council for Vocational and Technical Education (MCVTE). It had specific responsibility for: higher education; vocational education and training; international education (non school); adult and community education; the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF); employment; and youth policy relating to participation in tertiary education, work and workforce productivity.

MCTEE was succeeded by the Standing Council on Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (SCOTESE) which was established in September 2011.

See also: