"Ministère de l'Education Nationale, de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche" is the French Ministry in charge of education, from primary to higher education, Universities and public research. The Ministry divisions are not always the same, sometimes the research is combined with industry. In other governments, the Ministry has also been in charge Sport, Youth and Community Life.
The head of this Ministry is located "rue de Grenelle" in Paris. At the decentralized level, the Ministry of Education includes "Academies" often corresponding to several departments.