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    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 […]

    The Higher Education Authority Mourns the Passing of Mr. Charles Mulenga, Director – University Education in the Ministry of Education

    The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is at a loss at the untimely demise of Mr. Charles Mulenga, Director – University Education in the Ministry of Education. Thus, […]

    In Pictures: Sensitisation and Consultation Workshops – Copperbelt and North-Western Provinces Edition

    Participants of the Copperbelt and North-Western Provinces’ workshop pose for a group photo on the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium pitchMr. Birbal Boniface Musoba, HEA Corporate Communications Officer and [...]