Education and research

A good education broadens our horizons and gives us good chances in life. Knowledge enables people to grow and influence their situation. Education of children and young people, higher education and research, and adult learning and education come under the category of education and research.

Responsible for education and research

Responsible ministers

Mats Persson
Mats Persson Minister for Education
Lotta Edholm
Lotta Edholm Minister for Schools

Responsible ministry

News about education and research

  • New ministers at the Ministry of Education and Research

    Minister for Education Mats Persson and Minister for Schools Lotta Edholm.
    Minister for Education Mats Persson and Minister for Schools Lotta Edholm. Photo: Ellen Pileblad/Governments offices

    Today, Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson presented the Statement of Government Policy in the Riksdag and announced the ministers that make up the Government. Mats Persson is Minister for Education and head of ministry. Lotta Edholm is Minister for Schools.

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