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Tuesday, 6 December 2016
Estonia ranked 3rd in the world in the latest OECD PISA education survey
Estonian education is among the best in the world, up to 3rd place globally and ranked No.1 in Europe. The OECD’s PISA 2015 tested around 540,000 15-year-old students in 72 countries and economies on science, reading, maths and collaborative problem-solving. The main focus was on science, an increasingly important part of today’s economy and society.
The top OECD countries are Singapore, Japan, Estonia, Finland and Canada.
This is an excellent result for Estonia! To find out more, please click here.