Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Show details

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Headquartered in the former royal stables on Schwerin Lake, the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture is responsible for all state education facilities in the federal state. Its primary tasks are the supervision of all state educational institutions and vocational schools, school administration, vocational training as well as the basic and advanced training of teachers.

Its portfolio also includes the State Centre for Political Education. Other major areas are higher education and research policy in the state. In addition, the ministry also deals, among other things, with cultural matters concerning archives and libraries, music schools, children's and youth art schools, museums, theatres and orchestras, the care and preservation of ancient monuments, the preservation of local history as well as the Low German language and is also in charge of state support for culture.  In addition, there is the promotion of sports, which includes financial support for the construction and renovation of sports facilities, the promotion of high-performance sports and mass sports in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

Contact

Address
Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Werderstraße 124
19055 Schwerin
Germany
Press spokesman Henning Lipski
Press spokesman
Henning Lipski
Telephone: +49 (0)385 - 588 7003