Accreditation and Registration

MANCOSA is registered with the DHET as a Private Higher Education Institution under the name of MANCOSA(PTY) LIMITED t/a Management College of Southern Africa. Its registration number with the DHET is 2000/HE07/003.
In terms of the DHET’s requirement for continued registration, MANCOSA submits an Annual Report to the DHET by 30 April each year.
Currently, MANCOSA is fully compliant with the registration requirements of the DHET.
The DHET keeps a register of all Private Higher Education Institutions which can be viewed on its website.
The DHET website address is
The CHE is an independent statotory academic body that quality assures all learning 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 fully accredited as a higher education institution.
The CHE website is
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
  • Namibian Qualifications Authority (NQA)
  • Zambian Ministry of Education (ZME)
  • Mauritian Tertiary Education Commission (TEC)
  • Malawi Department of Education
  • Botswana Human Resource Development Council