The Education Institute aims to achieve quality education in order to meet the needs of the State in relation to human resources development by providing a variety of education alternatives that enhance scientific excellence and creativity. To this end, it undertakes to:
Propose the necessary financial allocations to support schools, based on SEC policies;
establish and monitor Independent Schools and develop criteria and requirements for schools licensing;
issue licenses for the establishment of private and public schools, based on certain approved criteria;
provide support and guidance to schools in order to ensure the achievement of high quality education standards;
develop curriculum standards and identify the competencies required for achieving quality at all educational stages in accordance with international approved benchmarks
provide finance to Independent Schools within the limits of their approved budget
develop and implement the educational vouchers programme.