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The South African Council on Higher Education (CHE) is an independent statutory body responsible for advising the Minister of Higher Education and Training on all higher education policy issues, and for quality assurance in higher education and training.


National Department of Education:

Their vision is of a South Africa in which all our people have access to lifelong education and training opportunities, which will in turn contribute towards improving the quality of life and building a peaceful, prosperous and democratic society.




The South African Council for Educators (SACE) aims to enhance the status of the teaching profession, and to promote the development of educators and their professional conduct.

An online platform where key stakeholders in education can connect, collaborate and participate to make a discernible difference to the future of our children.


SAQA: South African Qualification Authority Board:

The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) is a juristic person appointed by the Ministers of Education to advance the objectives of the NQF; to oversee the further development of the NQF; and to co-ordinate the sub-frameworks.


Gauteng Education Department:

Its mission is to ensure quality learning and teaching take place in the classroom every day.

 Higher Education South Africa:

Its vision is to be the unified body of leadership in a transforming, dynamic and diverse system of higher education.

Matriculation Board:

Provides information and guidance on the role and requirements of HE in South Africa to learners at schools, teachers, parents, FET colleges and prospective HE students; and links HE programme and qualification pathways to future career directions and possibilities.