Definition: S&T Education and Training
Science and technology statistics
UNESCO defines S&T Education and Training (STET) as follows:
"all activities comprising specialized non-university higher education and training, higher education and training leading to a university degree, post-graduate and further training, and organized life-long training for scientists and engineers. These activities correspond broadly to ISCED levels 5, 6 and 7."
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat), "The measurement of scientific and technological activities; manual on the measurement of human resources devoted to S&T; Canberra Manual", OECD, Paris, 1995, p. 67