EURYDICE reports on the structure of European education, and on compulsory education covering 43 education systems

EURYDICE has recently published two new reports based on data collected from 43 European education systems participating in the EU's Erasmus+ programme.

The Structure of the European Education Systems 2016/17: Schematic Diagrams

This report provides information on the structure of mainstream education in European countries from pre-primary to tertiary level for the 2016/17 school and academic year. It includes national schematic diagrams, an explanatory guide and maps showing the main organisational models of pre-primary and compulsory education. The information is available for 43 European education systems covering 38 countries participating in the EU's Erasmus+ programme. The report is available for here: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/mwikis/eurydice/index.php/Publications:The_Structure_of_the_European_Education_Systems_2016/17:_Schematic_Diagrams

 

Compulsory Education in Europe – 2016/17

This publication focuses on the duration of compulsory education/training in Europe. It highlights the starting and leaving ages and distinguishes the notions of full-time and part-time compulsory education/training. The information is available for 43 European education systems covering 38 countries participating in the EU's Erasmus+ programme. The repot can be viewed here: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/mwikis/eurydice/index.php/Publications:Compulsory_Education_in_Europe_%E2%80%93_2016/17