More Than 10,000 Education Institutions in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 24, 2017 –
Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports pointed out that there are currently more than 10,000 education institutions, both public and private, across Cambodia, from kindergarten to higher education levels.
According to a report released at the annual meeting on Education, Youth and Sports held on Mar. 21-23, 2017 at the Institute of Technology of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, the Kingdom has now 4,407 kindergartens, 7,561 primary schools, 1,300 lower secondary schools, and 608 high schools.
There are in total 121 higher education institutions, of which 48 are run by the state, in 20 provinces and capital city, it added.
Moreover, 73 higher education institutions (13 state-owned and 60 private institutions) are under the management of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, while 16 others are under different ministries’ and institutions’ administration.
By Khan Sophirom