The Ministry have a number of divisions dispersed and located around South Tarawa. The Administration Headquarter of the Ministry is located next to the KGV/EBS campus at Bikenibeu and houses the Administration and Human Resources Unit, School Improvement Unit (SIU) which comprises of Primary, JSS and Senior Secondary and Scholarships, Facilities Management Unit, Technology Support and Information Management Unit and the Accounting Unit.

The College for Teachers training - Kiribati Teachers College (KTC) is located about 1 km east of the Headquarter while Curriculum Development and Exams and Assessment Units are about 1 km west of Headquarters. The only other distant Division of the Ministry of Education is the Kiribati Library and National Archives (KNLA) located at Bairiki.