Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)

MANCOSA (Pty) Limited trading as the Management College of Southern Africa, is registered with the South African DHET as a Private Higher Education Institution (PHEI). Its registration number with the DHET is 2000/HE07/003.

The DHET keeps a register of all PHEIs which can be viewed on its website at

Council on Higher Education (CHE)

The CHE is an independent statutory body that quality assures all programmes offered by MANCOSA. Before a programme is offered by MANCOSA, it is submitted to the CHE for accreditation in terms of meeting the minimum standards set by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the CHE. MANCOSA has received accreditation for all its academic programmes.

The CHE also quality assures the institution. MANCOSA is recognised as a higher education institution.

The CHE website is

South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

SAQA is responsible for recording all qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) offered by providers, both public and private. MANCOSA has submitted all its qualifications to SAQA for recording on the NQF.

A list of the qualifications offered by MANCOSA can be viewed on the SAQA website at

MANCOSA is recognised or registered and accredited with the following authorities:

  • Namibia Qualifications Authority (NQA)
  • Zambia Ministry of Education (ZME)
  • Mauritius Tertiary Education Commission (TEC)
  • Malawi Department of Education (DoE)
  • Botswana Human Resource Development Council (HRDC)

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