PISA is the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment. PISA measures 15-year-olds’ ability to use their reading, mathematics and science knowledge and skills to meet real-life challenges.
TIMSS (Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study) assesses the mathematics and science skills of students in fourth class and second year.
Information on the Department’s engagement with international partners, including the European Union, Council of Europe, OECD and UNESCO and the promotion of Ireland as a centre for international education.
Why study in Ireland?
Help and advice for individuals, families and businesses on their rights and opportunities in the EU
Supporting policy co-operation between EU Member States and providing EU funding for education and training activities.
EU policy developments on education and training
International Education Strategy for Ireland, 2016-2020
The European Information Network with information on how education systems are organised in Europe and how they work. Eurydice publish descriptions of national education systems, comparative studies devoted to specific topics, indicators and statistics in the field of education.