Ensures the efficiency to support the organization as a whole to focus on its core business and thus attain its targets through the provision of finance services.

Finance Service

  • Formulates a national policy framework for the operationalization of the Finance services in the Department.
  • Provides management with technical staff assistance on fiscal matters particularly on:
  • Management of financial resources
  • Determination of budgetary requirement
  • Accounting of the Department’s funds

Offices and divisions:

  1. Office of the Director
  2. Accounting Division
  3. Budget Division
  4. Employee Account Management Division
  1. Employee Account Management Division

Project Management Service

This office generally performs functions such as (but not limited to) the management, coordination, monitoring and evaluation of capital intensive and large-scale projects that involve two or more units or agencies. Specific functions include:

  • Develops the strategic framework, guidelines and standards on program/project development, management, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Develops and installs measures, systems and structures to ensure the continuous and sustained implementation of programs and projects which have been/can be integrated in the regular structure.
  • Provides support and mobilizes resources to the different units to ensure efficient planning, application and optimum use of resources to program and project operations and implementation.
  • Develops processes and mechanisms to assess the effectiveness of the programs/projects/initiatives for the purpose of policy formulation, long- and medium-term planning and (re)designing of programs and projects.

Offices and divisions:

Office of the Director
Project Development Division
Project Management Division

Education Programs Management Office

The EPMO provides strategic advice and support to the Secretary and DepEd stakeholders in addressing bottlenecks, challenges, and constraints in program management through effective and efficient monitoring, review, and reporting of the financial performance of DepEd’s priority programs/projects/ activities, conduct of collaboration sessions to address the same, and communication of delivery agenda of the Department.

Voucher Program Management Office

Formerly known as the Government Assistance and Subsidies – Program Management Office (GAS-PMO), it is under the supervision and control of the Undersecretary and Assistant Secretary for Finance.

It shall handle all financial transactions of all GAS-related programs, projects, and activities.