International Education Memorandums of Understanding


The Ministry of Education and Child Care and the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training enter into Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with long-standing and emerging governments to support B.C.’s international education sector. MOUs promote stronger ties and the expansion of new relationships between B.C. and partners around the world. 

Last updated: July 14, 2022

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Government-to-government education MOUs exist with jurisdictions in Asia, Europe, South America and North America. These agreements provide opportunities for all students to develop global understanding and intercultural competencies.



National Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China


Department of Education of Heilongjiang Province, PRC 



National Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT)


Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education of Japan



Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam (MOET)



The Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science

  • B.C. Participant: Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training
  • Sector: Post-secondary education                                                                          
  • B.C. Signatory: Anne Kang, Minister, Advanced Education and Skills Training                                                                                                                        
  • Date Signed: June 28, 2022
  • Expiry Date: June 28, 2027
  • Actions: Promotion of Cooperation; Two-way Exchange Opportunities; Information Exchange
  • View the MOU with the Ministry of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science of Ireland (PDF)

The Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport of the Kingdom of Spain

South America

The Ministry of National Education of Colombia


North America


State of Guanajuato

The Ministry of Education of the State of Guanajuato

State of Jalisco

The Secretariat of Education  of the State of Jalisco of the United Mexican States

The Secretariat of Innovation, Science and Technology of the State of Jalisco of the United Mexican States