About the Ministry of Education

The Federal Democratic Republic Government of Ethiopia's Ministry of Education strives to:
  • Provide a good quality primary education with an ultimate aim of achieving universal primary education over a period of 20 years.
  • Make education relevant by providing problem solving skills and an all-round education catering to the needs of the individual and the society.
  • Provide vocational education and training at different levels attuned to the manpower requirements of the economy.
  • Provide a secondary education of appropriate quality in an equitable way.
  • Promote a higher education of good quality, relevance and focusing on research and development.
  • Make available special and non-formal education in line with the needs and capability of the country.
  • Improve the quality of training, professional competence and career structure of teachers and other professionals.
  • Streamline the management and organization of the educational system so as to make it decentralized, coordinated, participatory, professional and efficient.
  • Increase the financing of education by encouraging community participation, introducing cost sharing mechanisms, and involving the private sector in the provision of education.
  • Improve the collaboration and coordination of the education sector with other relevant sectors.
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Message from the Minister, Ato Demeke Mekonnen:
CALL FOR ETHIOPIANS LIVING ABROAD TO COME AND SERVE IN ETHIOPIAN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

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