Our mission is to create and promote research-based knowledge, products and services that can be used to improve learning across the life span.

As an independent non-government organisation, ACER generates its entire income through contracted research and development projects, and through developing and distributing products and services, with operating surplus directed back into research and development.

Established in 1930 ACER has built a strong reputation as a provider of reliable support and expertise to education policy makers and professional practitioners

ACER locations

ACER has more than 380 staff located in Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Dubai, Jakarta, London, New Delhi, Perth and Sydney.