MIE assumes the responsibility for curriculum development since 2010. It is responsible for the development of the National Curriculum Framework, the syllabi and teaching and learning materials for the whole cycle or nine years continuous basic education.

MIE is dedicated to excellence in its practices through:

Provision of innovative delivery systems and approaches to teaching and learning

Provision of state of art digital technology attending to the needs of 21st century learners so that Mauritius stays at the forefront of innovative practices in schools.

Continuous professional development of all key stakeholders for effective implementation of the curriculum.

Research in curriculum development that informs policy.