To be a dynamic organisation contributing to a transformed, equitable, and quality higher education and training system in South Africa.
As the independent statutory quality council for South African higher education, the CHE
- Leads and manages quality assurance,
- Researches and monitors trends and developments,
- Initiates critical discourse on contemporary higher education issues
- Provides advice to the Minister on strategy and policy.
In pursuit of its vision and mission the CHE is committed to and guided by the following values:
- Social justice