ACER is one of the world’s leading educational research organisations and has been providing reliable support and expertise to educational policy makers and practitioners since 1930.

Delivering successful projects in the United Kingdom

Working closely with governments, schools and universities in the UK, international aid agencies, and research or not-for-profit organisations such as RAND, Department for International Development UK and the Scottish Government. We work to help advance educational research and help progress educational development in every project we take on.

We create and promote research-based knowledge, products and services that can be used to improve learning across the lifespan. We work globally with schools, education departments, ministries of education, further and higher education institutions, donor organisations and non-government organisations.

Expertise through outstanding people

The team at ACER UK are highly experienced in test development, survey design and psychometric analysis; the management and administration of large-scale research projects; and the organisation of seminars, conferences and professional development programmes.

Dr Desmond Bermingham

CEO

Ben O'Toole

Senior Project Manager

Helen Claydon

Content Development Manager, Senior Research Fellow

Melina Shah

Finance Director

Dr Sladana Krstic

Research Fellow