The Ministry of Education Policy and Research unit in the Directorate of Planning and Information is the research unit of the Directorate.


Its major Objectives are:-

  • Coordination of policy formulation, analysis and review of education policies;
  • Co-ordination, design and implementation of education programmes and both locally and externally funded projects;
  • Initiation and carrying out of education research for the improvement of education delivery;
  • Conducting of periodical monitoring and evaluation of education programmes and projects; and
  • Co-ordination technical co-operation and donor funding from co-operating partners.
  • Preparation of Annual reports of the Ministry

Its clients include other directorates within the Ministry; all institutions of the Ministry of Education; Ministry of Finance and National Planning; Cooperating Partners and all stake holders in the provision of education.