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Request for public comments on the draft Standard of Higher Certificate in Emergency Medical Care In terms of the Higher Education Act (no. 101 of 1997) and the Higher Education Amendment Act (no. 39 of 2008), the Council on Higher Education (CHE) is responsible for quality assurance for higher education, and for implementation of the Higher…
Click here to access teh full document: Call for nominations of members of the HRRC, ICTCoC and HEQC.pdf
April 14th, 2023 marks the beginning of an exciting chapter, a well-deserved retirement and the celebration of a 42-year-long career for Dr Louie Swanepoel, Senior Manager Operations in the Accreditation Directorate of the CHE. She reflects on her life and her tenure in the organisation. Read more...
Communiqué 3 of 2023: Correcting inaccurate information about the Council on Higher Education aired on the Black Pen podcast - Click here to access and download our latest Communiqué: Communique 3 of 2023_Correcting inaccurate information about the Council on Higher Education aired on the Black Pen podcast[12].pdf
CHE Statement: Clarification of the accreditation status of “Immanuel University/Institute of Theology” - Click here to access and download: CHE Statement 04 April 2023_ Accreditation Status of Immanuel University_Institute of Theology_[33].pdf
Rapid developments on microcredentials as viable, flexible, responsive learning opportunities are taking place globally. In reimagining their higher education systems, many countries have adopted systemic approaches to introducing microcredentials in national and/or regional education and training systems. Some countries/regions have embraced this…