Archimedes Foundation is an independent body established by the Estonian government with the objective to coordinate and implement different international and national programmes and projects in the field of training, education and research.
We are the implementing body of Erasmus+ and administer several national and international scholarship schemes for improving mobility, marketing Estonian higher education and research abroad. The evaluation of foreign qualifications is carried out by the Academic Recognition Information Centre (Estonian ENIC/NARIC centre), while Estonian Quality Agency for Higher and Vocational Education carries out institutional accreditation and quality assessment of study groups.
We are the Structural Funds Agency for the period 2014-2020 in the field of Research & Development.
Youth Agency is responsible for capacity building in the youth field with a special focus on international cooperation. Our activities can be divided into three main areas: supporting the development of young people, enhancing the quality of youth work and shaping youth policy.