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1. Profile

My name is Joseph Sannie Samuels. I have been working at the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) since 1 November 1998. I started as the first Director of Standards Setting and Development. Since 1 August 2005, I am working as the Deputy Executive Officer. I created the account while being on a visit to the Singapore, National Institute of Education. The purpose of the study visit was to understand the initiative to work towards developing a Vitual University for Small States in the Commonwealth.

Joe Samuels and VUSSC Colleagues

I have experience in the following areas:

  • education and training policy
  • adult and continuing education
  • standards setting
  • quality assurance
  • national qualifications frameworks
  • serving on numerous committees on education and training policy.

2. Contact

My contact details are:

South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
Postnet Suite 248
Private Bag X06
Tel: 27 12 431 5000
Fax: 27 12 431 5147
Email: or
Helpdesk: 086 010 3188