Last Updated: 22 December 2020

Our organisation structure

Find out about our political heads, senior management, organisation structure and the key functions of each group and division.

Political Heads

Mr. Lawrence Wong

Minister for Education

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Dr. Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman

Second Minister for Education

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Ms. Sun Xueling

Minister of State

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Ms. Gan Siow Huang

Minister of State

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Senior Management Organisation Chart

 

Our Divisions

Academy of Singapore Teachers

Champions the professional development of MOE staff.

Communications and Engagement Group (CEG)

Actively engages MOE’s key internal and public stakeholders to support policy implementation and understanding.

Curriculum Planning and Development Division

Is responsible for effecting a national curriculum that enables our young to lead purposeful lives. The national curriculum aims to build a strong foundation in our students, prepare them to be future ready, and inspire them to learn for life.

Curriculum Policy Office

Shapes the national curriculum through the development and review of curriculum and examination policies.

Educational Technology Division

Drives the application of technology to support and enhance learning.

Finance and Procurement Division

Formulates and manages all policies concerning budget, fees and funding. It also handles procurement and tender related matters for individual schools and the main MOE HQ office.

Higher Education Group

Oversees the autonomous universities, polytechnics, Institute of Technical Education, arts institutions and registers private schools. It also oversees policies on higher education and lifelong learning.

Human Resource Group

Is responsible for the enforcement of HR policies, attracting new talents in the teaching field and advocating individual development for career progression.

Information Technology Division

Is committed to enabling the digital transformation of MOE, by ensuring the strategic deployment of IT services and systems, and providing quality IT services and infrastructure to achieve excellence in administration, management and education.

Infrastructure and Facility Services Division

Oversees the planning, development and management of infrastructure and facility services, the delivery of corporate services and the safety, security and emergency preparedness for schools and MOE HQ.

Internal Audit Branch

Is an independent branch established within MOE to carry out independent appraisals of the adequacy and effectiveness of the organisation’s governance, risk management process and systems of internal controls.

Planning Division

Formulates and reviews education policies, analyses key MOE data and stakeholder perspectives to support policy decision-making, and charts and reviews processes to achieve MOE’s mission and its contribution to wider whole-of-Government objectives.

Research and Management Information Division

Conducts and harnesses research, and leads in strategic data management and data exploitation of strategic importance to MOE.

Schools Division

Ensures the growth of quality leadership in schools.

Special Educational Needs Division

Oversees the development of education services for students with special educational needs.

Student Development Curriculum Division

Is responsible for enriching the curriculum beyond the classroom to develop students' cognitive, affective, physical and aesthetic abilities.

Student Placement and Services Division

Conducts strategic planning for school placement, and provides responsive and quality support services and systems to schools, students and stakeholders in student placement and scholarship matters.