A trusted authority in fostering high education standards in general and further education and training.


We are the quality council that assures education standards in the General and Further Education and Training Qualifications Sub-framework.


  • Efficient and effective administrative systems
  • Enhanced educational standards



Our processes are available for public scrutiny.



Umalusi employees provide services and interact with stakeholders with great rapport.


Integrity Umalusi conducts its operations honestly and ethically.
Reliability Umalusi uses consistent procedures in its quality assurance processes.

We maintain equal treatment of standards for all stakeholders.


Anti-Fraud Hotline: 17737

Umalusi accredits private providers of education and training as well as private assessment bodies to offer tuition and/or assessment for qualification(s) on the General and Further Education and Training Qualification Framework…. Learn More…

The main functions of the two quality assurance of assessment units, School Qualifications [QAA-SQ] and Post School Qualifications [QAA-PSQ], are to set standards for assessment of qualifications…. Learn More..

Umalusi verifies certificates issued for all the following qualifications … Learn More..

Umalusi’s mandate as a Quality Council derives from the NQF Act, Act No 67 of 2008, and its establishment act, the GENFETQA Act, Act No 58 of 2001, amended in 2008. Learn More…

Umalusi Council has always grounded its work in well considered research based on issues within its mandate and education and training as a whole. Learn More…

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