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    Call for Papers for the State of Higher Education Report in Zambia 2022

    A curriculum is a very critical aspect of intended output and quality of education. It determines and influences the type of graduates that the education sector produces. […]

    Fifth INQAAHE Talks webinar on November 16

    A joint webinar of INQAAHE and the Southern African Quality Assurance Network (SAQAN)  This joint webinar session with the Southern African Quality Assurance Network (SAQAN) will focus on issues surrounding […]

    Dr. Chifwepa Acts as Director-General of HEA

    Dr. Vitalicy Chifwepa is currently acting as the Director-General of the Higher Education Authority (HEA). Dr. Chifwepa, who is the Director – Quality Assurance, will be the […]

    Happy Birthday, Dr. Chifwepa

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) wishes the Director – Quality Assurance, Dr. Vitalicy Chifwepa, a happy birthday.   John C. Maxwell is quoted as saying that a leader is […]

    HEA Consults Professional Bodies on the Development of Standards in HEIs

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) held a consultative workshop with professional bodies to consult on the development of standards for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). HEA held the workshop in […]

    HEA to Focus on Job Creation in 2023

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is intending on focusing on job creation in 2023 in direct response to the President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr. Hakainde Hichilema, urging […]

    Call for Advertisements in HEA’s State of Higher Education in Zambia 2021 Report

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) publishes the State of Higher Education in Zambia on an annual basis in accordance with the provision of the Higher Education Act […]

    Congratulations Prof. Stephen Simukanga on Your Election as the President of the Southern African Quality Assurance Network (SAQAN)

    The Board, Management and Staff of the Higher Education Authority congratulates the Director-General, Prof. Stephen Simukanga, on his election as the president of the Southern African Quality […]


    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is a statutory body established by the Higher Education Act No. 4 of 2013. The mandate of the Authority is to regulate […]

    In Pictures: Muchinga, Northern, Luapula, and Central Provinces Workshop

    Mr. Birbal Boniface Musoba (l), Director of Ceremonies and HEA Corporate Communications Officer, gives guidance to the workshop before the first presentation is made. Standing next to [...]

    Ministry of Education Legal Counsel Explains Basis of Development of Statutory Instrument

    The Legal Counsel for the Ministry of Education outlined the basis for the development of the Statutory Instrument by the Ministry, noting that the process was the […]

    DG Explains Why HEA has Deregistered 11 HEIs since 2018

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) has, since 2018, deregistered 11 Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). In this week’s video highlight, the Director-General, Professor Stephen Simukanga, names and explains […]