HEA is a Statutory Body under Ministry of Higher Education
The Authority is answerable to the Ministry of Higher Education
The Authority is answerable to the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) the Board of the Authority which provides policy direction to the Authority. The day to day operations of the Authority are Managed by the Director General and Higher Education Authority (HEA) management team.
1. Board of Authority
The Minister will appoint members to the Board of Authority.
2. Director General
The Board shall, with the approval of the Minister, appoint a Director General.
3. Administration of the Authority
The Director General shall be the chief executive officer of the Authority and shall be responsible, under the direction of the Board, for the day-to-day administration of the Authority. .