We participate actively in building a knowledge-based Europe by helping opening up the education and training systems to Estonia through European cooperation programmes and by creating conditions for participation trough accreditation and evaluation of higher education.
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 EU Lifelong Learning Programme 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 Higher Education Quality Agency carries out institutional accreditation and quality assessment of study groups.
We are the implementing body for EU Youth in Action programme.