National Institute for Certified Educational Measurements

National Institute for Certified Educational Measurements is a state budget organization with a legal personality, founded by the Ministry of Education of the Slovak Republic. It was established on 1st September 2008 as a part of changes in the educational system introduced by the new Education Act in the Slovak Republic.

The basic mission of NUCEM includes:

  • providing external part and written form of internal part of school leaving examination assigned by the Ministry of Education,
  • providing external testing of pupils at primary schools Testing 9,
  • preparation of international measurements in accordance with programmes where the Slovak Republic participates according to their rules.