What is a SAQA?
The South African Qualifications Authority is a statutory body, regulated in terms of the National Qualifications Framework Act No. 67 of 2008.
It is made up of 29 members appointed by the Minister of Education in consultation with the Minister of Labour.
SAQA Offices In South Africa
South African Qualifications Authority
Address: SAQA House, 1067 Arcadia St, Hatfield, Pretoria, 0028, South Africa
Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 4:30 pm
Phone: +27 860 111 673
What is the purpose of SAQA in South Africa?
The mission of the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) is to oversee the further development and implementation of the National Qualifications Framework
(NQF) and advance its objectives, which contribute to the full development of the lifelong learner and to the social and economic development of the nation.
What is the highest qualification in SAQA?
The National Qualifications Framework has ten levels. Higher education qualifications occupy six levels of the NQF, levels 5 to 10. Levels 5-7 are undergraduate and levels 8-10 are postgraduate.