School leavers warned against bogus college operators

Department of Higher Education has warned school leavers who will be looking for space in colleges to be vigilant against bogus colleges.

Dr Shahida Issack, Director for Private and Higher Institutions Higher Education says the bogus operators have gotten smarter at their game.

The department is warning school leavers about fake institutions, urging them to verify with the accreditation before enrolling at colleges.

We experience all kinds of irregular behaviour, the sooner we close one gap they open the other.

Dr Shahida Issack, Director for Private and Higher Institutions Higher Education

Listen to how you can spot bogus college operators below:


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