National Pedagogical Institute of the Czech Republic 

"So that children are excited about school and teachers have the best job in the world."

The National Pedagogical Institute of the Czech Republic (NPI CR) is run directly by the Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports, and prepares strategies for further development of general, vocational, art and linguistic education, continuing teachers education and the area of pedagogical-psychological, educational and career counselling together with the Ministry. Fourteen regional centres provide support to teachers, trainers and schools.

Our tasks

Vocational Education and Training

Pre-primary and primary education 

Digitalisation in education 

Analysis in education 


EU Youth Conference

The Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union is pleased to host the 2nd phase of the 9th cycle of the EU Youth Dialogue in Prague from the 11-13 of July.

EU Help for Ukraine 

Millions of Ukrainian refugees have fled to the EU in the past four months, yet very few have been able to enter the labour market.

International projects

Projects, EU and international Networks are the basis of our international cooperation enabling us to share and gain information, data, good practice and innovations in education. Besides, we maintain relationships and agreements with organisations around the world with similar roles and functions in education, training and qualifications.