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Professional institutions and associations


The professional institutions and associations are organisations working in the teacher education field, as higher education institutions, schools, communities of practice, non-governmental organisations supporting training, research and counselling to teachers at international and national level.

List of professional associations at international and European level

ENTEP- European Network on Teacher Education Policies (ENTEP):

EERA- European Educational Research Association:

ICED: The International Consortium for Educational Development:

ATEE: The Association for Teacher Education in Europe:

EARLI: European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction:

Association of Teacher Educators:

International Society for Teacher Education:

The Australian Teacher Education Association (ATEA):

List of professional associations at national level


University Teacher Education:

Universitäre Plattform LehrerInnenbildung (University Platform for Teacher Education)

Österreichische Universitätskonferenz – Task Force Lehramt (Austrian University Conference – Task Force Teacher Education)

Pädagogische Hochschulen (University Colleges for Teacher Training)

Bundeszentrum für Lernende Schulen (Center for Learning Schools):

Austrian Federal Ministry of Education and Women’s Affairs – Schools and Education:

Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy

Federal Institute for Education Research, Innovation and Development of the Austrian School System (BIFIE)

Austrian Association of Research and Development in Education (ÖFEB)

FWF – Austrian Science Fund


University Teacher Education:

University of Bucharest: Faculty of Teacher education

University Babes Bolyai / Cluj Napoca: Faculty of Teacher education

University Al. Ioan Cuza- Iasi: Faculty of Teacher education


University Transilvania Brasov: Faculty of Teacher education

University of Petrol si Gaze- Ploiesti: Faculty of Teacher education

Teachers- house:

Centre for teachers pedagogical support :


University Teacher Education:

  • University of Szeged:

  • University of Debrecen:

  • University of Miskolc:

  • University of West Hungary:

  • Szent István University:

  • Széchenyi István University:

  • College of Dunaujvaros:

  • Budapest Business School:

  • Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary:

  • Associations for teacher educators:

  • Association of Teacher Educators: (in Hungarian)

    Associations of teachers:

  • Association of Demonstration Schools: (in Hungarian)

  • Association of High Schools: (in Hungarian)

  • Association of Hungarian Music and Art Schools: (in Hungarian)

  • Hungarian Education Society: (in Hungarian)

  • Hungarian Association of Early Childhood Educators: (in Hungarian)

  • Association of Literature Teachers: (in Hungarian)

  • Öveges József Association: (in Hungarian)

  • Eötvös Society: (in Hungarian)

  • Bolyai Society:

  • Association of Form-masters: (in Hungarian)

  • Association of Alternative and Private Schools:

  • Hungarian Research Teachers' Association:

  • International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language – Hungary:

  • National Association of the Reformed Teachers:

  • Association of Hungarian History Teachers:

  • Association of Information Technology Teachers

  • Hungarian Montessori Association: (in Hungarian)

  • Hungarian Waldorf Association: (In Hungarian)

  • Hungarian Society for Child and Youth Drama: (In Hungarian)

  • Hungarian Reading Association: (in Hungarian)


  • Labour Union of Teachers: (in Hungarian)

  • Trade Union of Employees in Higher Education (Committee for Teacher Educators):