Our Research Surveys

  • International Survey of Adult Skills Cycle 2

    The International Survey of Adult Skills is the major survey conducted as part of the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC). PIAAC is an initiative of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) that measures the level of distribution of skills among the adult populations as well as the extent of skills use in different contexts.

    In Singapore, the second cycle of this survey is commissioned by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and the SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), and implemented by the Institute for Adult Learning (IAL), which also managed the first cycle of the survey.

    Selected participants will receive an invitation letter to take part in the field trial, conducted from April to June 2021. 

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  • Study on Workplace Discrimination, Harassment & Injury

    IAL is conducting a study on workplace discrimination, harassment and injury in Singapore to better understand the state of workplace discrimination, harassment, and injury in Singapore and their impact on career trajectories and employment vulnerability. 

    We are seeking the participation of the (i) General Public and (ii)  Working Professionalsto participate in this survey. 

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  • Critical Core Skills Profiling Study

    IAL is conducting a study to establish the core skills profiles of a range of occupation groups along with the general mode and nature of core skills development within and between those groups. 

    Selected residents aged 20 to 70 from selected households will be chosen to take part in this survey. 

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