Morocco attaches utmost importance to the education system as a development means of human minds and qualities. The focus is on improving the quality of education, equal access opportunities between the two sexes and higher level of education. The goal is to provide an education that builds a modern, open and democratic society.
Foreign education in Morocco
Foreign education is present in Morocco through cultural cooperation agreements signed with countries like France, Spain, the United States of America, Turkey and Saudi Arabia. It includes a network of educational institutions installed in the main cities of Morocco.
Institutions of the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE)
The network of French schools in Morocco, depending on the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) and the Secular Mission (OSUI) encompasses 12 schools, 4 school groups (school-secondary school), 2 secondary schools, 5 high schools for AEFE and 5 self-financing institutions for OSUI. Schools are located in the major cities of Morocco: Casablanca, Rabat, Tangier, Fez, Meknes, Marrakech, Agadir, Kenitra, Mohammedia and Al Jadida.
In total, more than 21,000 students and 1,300 teachers belong to the network.
In addition to schools, many cultural centers depending to different countries are also installed in Morocco’s main cities. These institutions offer language courses, cultural activities in fields related to education, academic research, culture and art activities.