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European Education Area

Quality education and training for all

European Education Area

Removing barriers to learning and improving access to quality education for all.


Explore the EEA

Focus topics

Find out about the EU's work to achieve the European Education Area by focus topic.

Education levels

Discover EU education and training initiatives contributing to the European Education Area by education level.

European elections 2024

The European elections will take place on 6-9 June 2024. As an EU citizen, you can vote in your country of origin, from abroad or in the EU country you live in.

Find out how to and why vote

Join the community and help promote the elections

The European Education Area

The EEA initiative structures collaboration between Member States and stakeholders to build more resilient and inclusive national education systems.

Popular topics

  • Find out how and why we are building the European Education Area.

  • See how the EU, Member States and stakeholders are collaborating to make the EEA a reality.

  • The Education and Training Monitor presents the European Commission’s annual analysis of how education and training systems evolve across the EU.

  • The European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System facilitates the recognition of qualifications.

  • Discover everything you need to know about coming to study in Europe.

  • Reflect on the digital potential of your school with this free assessment tool.

  • The free self-reflection tool for primary and secondary school teachers to see where they stand with digital technology in their teaching.

Support for people affected by Russia's invasion of Ukraine

The European Commission is determined to support the Ukrainian people and to provide all available assistance in the field of education and training and beyond in these extremely challenging times.

The EU is also excluding Russia from public contracts and European money.

Discover all EU support for Ukraine