The System Performance Framework 2018-2020 sets out a range of objectives to which the system is required to respond and these are set out in the following policy documents:

Policy Document Web Link
National Strategy for Higher Education to 2030
The Action Plan for Education 2016 – 2019
National Skills Strategy 2025 Reports/pub_national_skills_strategy_2025.pdf
Innovation 2020
Investing in National Ambition: A Strategy for Funding Higher Education
National Plan for Equity of Access to Higher Education 2015 -2019
Action Plan to Expand Apprenticeship and Traineeship in Ireland


Irish Educated, Globally Connected
Enterprise 2025
National Policy Statement on Entrepreneurship
Foreign Languages Strategy
National Review of Gender Equality in Irish Higher Education Institutions


Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework
National Strategy on Education for Sustainable Development