• Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.

    Malcolm X
  • Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.

    Albert Einstein
  • The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

    Aristotle
  • Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It's about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.

Welcome to the Ministry of Education and Training

Quality education our commitment


Education has been one of the major strategies for promoting socio-economic development in Lesotho since independence. As a result the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has prioritised education as one of its major poverty eradication tools. To this end the goal of the Ministry of Education and Training has been to ensure accessibility, quality, equity and relevance in the education sector.

Read our Mission and Vision Statement

Milestones


More than

800

schools built


More than

341

schools under the feeding program


More than

120

free primary schools


More than

1000

educators employed


News


HONOURABLE MINISTER OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING IN COLLABORATION WITH VODACOM LESOTHO HANDOVER A FULLY EQUIPPED COMPUTER LABORATORY

Monday, 26 Nov 2018

In a bit to assist Lesotho high school with computer laboratory, the honourable minister of education and training professor Ntoi Rapapa in collaboration with Vodacom Lesotho handed over a fully equipped computer lab to the school on the 23rd May 2018.

Speaking at the occasion, the honourable minister congratulated parents of Lesotho high school for paying school fees for their children using vodaom M-Pesa and stated that in this trying economic times, it takes a lot of dedication and commitment to the education of children for parents to pay their fees to the school particularly on time.

Professor Ntoi Rapapa went on on to say that it is an added bonus by paying school fees trough MPesa Vodacom money transfer…

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An Official Opening of Classrooms at Mohale Primary School

Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018

Nelson Mandela once said “Education is the most powerful weapon which one can use to change the world” and therefore Minister of Education and Training, Professor Ntoi Rapapa officiated an opening of two classrooms at Mohale Primary School on the 18th May 2018. Speaking at the occasion, Professor Rapapa congratulated the teachers and parents for buying uniforms for their children in this School. He showed that uniform is very important because it helps students to perform well in their studies.  

Furthermore, Mr. Rapapa stipulated that as the Ministry, they are honoured to be the one opening the classrooms.  “I am confident that the teachers and the learners will use this opportunity to improve their learning skills as they now have…

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