Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (Netherlands)

Ministry Of Education, Culture And Science (Netherlands)

Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (Netherlands)

to get instant updates about 'Ministry Of Education, Culture And Science (Netherlands)' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!


All Updates

The Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschappen; OCW) is the Dutch Ministry of Education: the position is occupied with the Dutch education policy, science policy, culture policy and the Netherlands Public Broadcasting.

The current minister is Marja van Bijsterveldt, she is aided by a state secretary, Halbe Zijlstra.


The mission of the ministry is to "work for a smart, able and creative Netherlands" The ministry is responsible for three fields of policy:


The ministry is currently headed by one minister and two state secretary. The ministry's main office is located in the Hoftoren, the tallest building of The Hague. The ministry has around 2500 civil servants. The civil service is headed by a secretary general and a deputy secretary general, who head a system of three directorates general:
  • Primary and Secondary Education;
  • Higher Education, Professional Training and Sciences;
  • and Culture and Media.

It has several autonomous agencies:
  • Central Financial Institution, which is responsible for the execution of financial policies:
  • Institute Collection Netherlands;
  • National Archive;
  • Government Service for Archeology, Cultural Landscape and Monuments;
  • ......
  • ...

Read More

No feeds found

wait Posting your question. Please wait!...

No updates available.
No messages found
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from