Strengthen the Management Capacity of the Ministry of Education and Training through provision of clear, well defined, accessible, accurate, timely, relevant, strategic information and data of high quality.
The EMIS department of the Ministry of Education and Training is responsible for the promotion and use of information within the Ministry for policy planning, planning and implementation, decision making, monitoring and evaluation of the sector. The acronym EMIS stands for “Education Management Information System”. It is a system for organizing information base in a systemic way for the management of educational development. It is an information centre in the Ministry and is responsible for educational research, data collection, processing, analyzing, publication, distribution and reporting on educational services for users of educational information. This unit is still relatively small but developing gradually to fulfil its mandate.