Kuwait is a country located in Western Asia. It is situated in the northern edge of Eastern Arabia at the tip of the Persian Gulf. It shares borders with Saudi Arabia and Iraq. Generally, Kuwait is low lying. It has 9 islands with only 1 being inhabited.
The current global understanding is to relook at education in the lens of the post 2015 era. The Incheon meeting, South Korea in May 2015, brought together countries to have a common front on the targets for the education 2030 agenda. One of the principles of the education 2030 agenda is that countries need to review their policies and targets to ensure achievement of an all-inclusive access to quality education. This country profile describes the status of the socio-cultural, economic and demographic factors followed by the education system. It gives the situation analysis of the education system at all levels and in particular provides benchmark information in participation, equity and quality in education.