Question: What is the meaning of Accreditation

Answer:   Accreditation means recognition by the Council of Educational programmes

offered by educational Institutions relating to the Project and Construction

Management Professions


Question: What are the benefits as a student of being affiliated/attending educational

Institutions that offer programmes that are accredited

Answer: Accreditation offers the following benefits:

  • It ensures the protection of public interest by guaranteeing competent and Ethically oriented professionals
  • It acts as a quality assurance tool to programme providers
  • It performs an oversight role on behalf of the Government
  • It ensures that there is a standard benchmark of evaluating similar programmes
  • It secures greater employment mobility for programme graduates


Question: Which Institutions offer programmes that are accredited by SACPCMP

Answer: The following Institution programmes are accredited by Council:

  • University of Johannesburg(UJ)
  • University of Witwatersrand(WITS)
  • University of Pretoria (UP
  • Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)
  • University of the Free State (UFS)
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU)BHSD
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) CM
  • Walter Sisulu University (WSU)
  • University of Cape Town (UCT)
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)
  • Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT)
  • Durban University of Technology (DUT)
  • Central University of Technology (CUT)


Question: Do staff benefit from being employed by Institutions which programmes are


Answer:   Accreditation assist the staff in terms of making sure that the Institutions provide

opportunities for their academic staff, enhance their competences and support

their professional growth.