DQA was established in 2010 as a commitment to assurance of Quality in all aspects at the University. Its main mandate is to:
- Ensure internal quality;
- Maintain an effective Quality Management System;
- Ensure compliance to legal, regulatory and statutory requirements;
- Ensure compliance to requirements for external quality assurance; and
The Directorate has initiated and managed a number of quality control programs enabling the University to meet and occasionally surpass national and regional University Quality Standards.