Ministry of Education
The Ministry of Education was established under the Civil Service Law 327 and under the PNDC Law 1993 with the mandate to provide relevant education to all Ghanaians. The Ministry is committed to put in place an education system focused on promoting creativity and problem-solving through the development of academics, technical and vocational programmes that will improve the acquisition of skills and assure job-market readiness.
The Ministry of Education is responsible for:
Expanding access to quality education at all levels of education.
Providing and improving infrastructural facilities.
Providing free education at the basic level.
Making tertiary education more cost effective
Raising the quality of teaching and learning for effective outcomes
Making education more relevant to national goals and aspirations by focusing on technical and vocational education
Establish a well co-ordinated and integrated system of scientific, technological and social innovation for public private sector partnership and development.