About the ministry

The Ministry of Education of Turkmenistan is the central executive body of the Government of Turkmenistan carrying out interdepartmental coordination in the fields of education, science, child protection and youth policy.  The Ministry of Education conducts its activities in accordance with the Law of Turkmenistan on Education.

The education system in Turkmenistan includes:

  •  state educational standards;
  •  educational programs;
  •  a system of educational institutions;
  •  educational institutions and other institutions established by them.