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  • Higher education

    The Commission works to increase student mobility, build cooperation between universities internationally and ensure recognition of academic credentials.

  • Adult learning

    The Commission encourages adults to develop skills and knowledge throughout their careers in order to reduce unemployment and promote active citizenship.

  • School policy

    The Commission uses national surveys of progress and EU-wide competence goals to make sure all pupils across Europe receive a quality education.

  • Vocational education and training

    The Commission strives to improve teaching quality in training, to encourage mobility and to ensure programmes reflect the needs of the labour market.

  • International cooperation on education and training

    The Commission aims to advance the EU as a centre of education excellence and support EU-partner countries in improving their education training systems.