National Accreditation

Unisa operates in accordance with the Higher Education Act 101 of 1997, as amended. It is recognised by the South African Department of Education (DoE), accredited by the South African Council on Higher Education (CHE) and all its qualifications are registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).

International Accreditation of Unisa’s qualifications

Unisa is inter alia listed in the following publications: International Handbook of Universities published by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and officially verified by the International Association of Universities.

In other cases the publication of an institution’s name in specific authoritative publications forms the basis of accreditation. Students must however enquire from the specific foreign country/university whether Unisa’s qualifications are accredited/recognised.

Additional Information

For a full course list please visit the Unisa 2012 course list. Alternatively you can search for courses by the type of job or career in which you are interested by visiting 2012 courses & careers.

If you would like to find out more about Unisa courses pre-2012 please visit the pre-2012 course list. If you are interested in studying with Unisa please contact us or complete the enquiry form.

Please not that Pathway is solely an international agent of Unisa and is not able to assist students based in South Africa.