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Why study with us

8 reasons to join the world-class

Legacy

We were founded in 2001 by Monash University and are formerly part of Laureate International Universities. As an institution deeply rooted in Africa – with an 18-year legacy – we have established ourselves as a truly African brand, a true provider of quality education and a leader in private higher education with proven record of academic excellence.

Teaching and learning methods / curriculum

We are a higher education institution of the future with a curricular that is unique, has a global contexts and is industry aligned!

The quality of our curricular prepares our students for the 4th Industrial Revolution and for the 85% of jobs in 2035 that do not exist today. We prepare our students to be innovative entrepreneurs.

Our academics are subject matter experts with a minimum of Masters level of education. We offer customised articulation pathways across two faculties and a Foundation Programme, and our degree programmes support life-long learning and develop graduates who are innovative problem solvers.

Over 30 study areas and Double Majors

You are able to choose from more than 30 study areas or begin your study journey with a Foundation Programme which evolves into a range of full degree programmes. You will also be able to continue exploring cross faculty double majors for a more personalised educational experience.

Student Outcomes

Together with our expert academics, we are focused on the quality of education with strong student outcomes as we prepare them to lead in the changing environment. Our campus in Ruimsig, has a strong track record for student employability, outstanding pass rate and qualification completion times.

We quip our graduates with the knowledge, competencies and skills to lead change, shape the future, shape the industry and shape the world.

Multicultural environment

At last count, we had over 50 nationalities buzzing on campus. This makes IIE MSA a truly multicultural environment and one that is bound to widen your boundaries and stimulate your creativity.

We are well-known as a friendly and welcoming campus and we invite you, in the spirit of our rainbow nation, to come and experience it.

State-of-the-art facilities

From the free Wi-Fi access to our well-equipped library and high-tech lecture theatres, we are a campus of international standards.

We cater for high-tech learning and our facilities and curriculum are structured to allow for small tutorial groups and personalised learning, leading to better pass rates.

Apart from modern facilities, we also bring the world to your fingertips with access to digital databases, archives and resources through your personalised student portal.

Home away from home

You are bound to feel right at home on our campus. The Jozi weather is warm and sunny, our staff and students are friendly and there is a vibrant atmosphere on our campus, thanks to the fact that it is all contained on one property.

If you are joining IIE MSA from abroad, you are sure to find this a welcoming home for the duration of your studies.

And for the sports fan and the adventurer, South Africa offers an enormous variety of activities such as hiking, mountaineering, scuba diving, wild-water rafting, parachuting, ballooning, windsurfing, and so much more.

A brand of the The IIE

We are a brand of The Independent Institution of Education (The IIE), ADvTECH’s Higher Education subsidiary. The IIE is a leader in the higher education sphere and is committed to ensuring educational excellence and quality learning experiences through our network of institutions and campuses. The IIE is internationally recognised by the British Accreditation Council (BAC). Find out why you should choose IIE MSA now.