Structure of the ZQF

The constituent pillars of the Zambia Qualifications Framework are illustrated in Figure 1 below:

The functional areas are performed by Quality Assurance Bodies identified in Table 1 above. It is not the role of the Zambia Qualifications Authority to subsume nor replicate these functions. It is intended that the outcomes of these efforts by the various Quality Assurance Bodies will feed into the Databases of the Zambia Qualifications Authority.

Figure 3 shows the structure of the Zambia Qualifications Authority, and also illustrates the positioning of the Quality Assurance Bodies, and the underpinning legal mandates