The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has a new set of Councilors who took over from the previous Council effective July 2018.
The new Council, which was gazetted in September 2018, is headed by Dr. Bruce Munthali, who takes over from Dr. Stanley Khaila.
Dr. Clemence Kadzera is the Vice Council Chairperson. Other members of the Council include Mrs. Temwani Simwaka; Mr. Dalton Mphepo; Reverend John Gondwe and Mr. Albert Jeremiah.
Ex Officio members of the NCHE Council include: The Secretary to the Treasury; The Comptroller of Statutory Corporations; the Secretary for education; the Secretary for Human Resource Management and Development; Vice Chancellor of Malawi University of Science and Technology; Vice Chancellor of University of Malawi and Vice Chancellor of Malawi Adventist University.
The Council together with senior management of NCHE, has already undergone the Corporate Governance Orientation Workshop for Boards of Directors and senior management of state corporations organized by the Department of Statutory Corporations together with the Malawi Institute of Management (MIM).
NCHE was established by Act of Parliament No. 15 of 2011, with the mandate to promote and coordinate education provided by higher education institutions in the country.