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To provide an enabling environment that defines, monitors and promotes academic excellence in Higher Education in order to enhance national development.




By 2020, the Council on Higher Education will have developed a system of Higher Education that is effectively regulated, comparable, accessible, equitable and relevant to the development needs of Lesotho.




Corporate Values

To realise our vision and achieve our mission, we shall adhere to the following values in all our dealings with our stakeholders:

 Integrity: We strive for honesty, fairness and objectivity in all our dealings with higher education institutions and other stakeholders.

 Professionalism: We are committed to upholding and maintaining high standards of professionalism when providing services to higher education institutions.

 Accountability and Transparency: We are committed to being fully accountable to those we serve, and strive to become transparent, tolerant, respectful, and sensitive in leading the transformation of higher education in the country.

 Teamwork and Innovation: We endeavour to be a learning organisation which values the combined strength of its team as well as other points of view in pursuit of quality and creativity in higher education.

 Partnerships: We value the collective wisdom that emerges from sustainable and beneficial partnerships with public and private organizations both locally and internationally.

 Good Corporate Governance: We dedicate ourselves to good governance by upholding such principles as responsibility, honesty, trust, openness, performance orientation, and respect for others.

 Commitment to quality Higher Education: We are committed to providing a regulatory environment for higher education institutions to succeed in their business.


News/Press releases

CHE-SAQAN Conference: 2nd Announcement


CHE-SAQAN Conference: Call for Abstracts (Deadline extended)


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Quick Contacts

P.O. Box 14046
Maseru 100


5 Bowker Road

Old Europa, Maseru

Lesotho, Southern Africa

Tel: (+266) 22313503
Fax: (+266) 22310070

Related Links

National University of Lesotho
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