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Quality Manager

Quality Managers ensure that the product or service an organisation provides meets both external and internal requirements, including legal compliance and customer expectations. They coordinate the required activities, monitoring the quality management system, producing data and reporting on performance.

Available Qualifications:


  • Students must have a 65% average for any relevant National Diploma, Diploma or Degree at the discretion of the Head of Department, or 60% average, with two years relevant post diploma/degree working experience.
  • Mathematics I or equivalent at an NQF Level 5.
  • Employment in a relevant field is required for the Project module.
  • Applicants from non-English speaking countries are required to submit proof of English proficiency before registration. The TOEFL or IELTS tests, available in most countries, are acceptable proof. The minimum TOEFL score required is 230 on the computer-based test, or 570 on the paper-based test. A minimum of a 6.0 on the IELTS is acceptable. If this documentation is not provided before registration, you will be required to undertake an evaluation by the director of the NMMU English Language Skills Programme, and depending upon your performance, you may then be required to register for and complete the English Language Skills Programme.
  • Other and non-South African qualifications will be considered based on SAQA reports and merit and may require the submission of curricula and learning material. These applicants may be required to complete additional modules to enhance their preparation for this qualification.