Applied Science, Commerce and Law, Humanities, Information Technology, Foundation Programmes
Pearson Institute of Higher Education is part of Pearson, the world’s learning company – with a global footprint and over 250 years of educational heritage
Pearson Institute was founded through the acquisition of MGI (Midrand Graduate Institute) and CTI (Computer Training Institute) Education Group, by Pearson in 2016.
Today, we have 12 beautiful campuses across South Africa. Our aim is to transform lives through learning and to produce employable graduates who are prepared for all aspects of the modern workplace. Through Pearson’s global footprint, Pearson Institute offers localised solutions-based perspectives with a worldview.
We offer a wide range qualifications and programmes. You can select a programme suited to you from over 40 degrees, certificates and programmes across Business, IT, Law, Applied Sciences and Humanities. Every programme is designed to equip you with the skills that you need in the workplace.
Our qualifications are fully accredited and internationally recognised. As a degree-conferring institution, we are proud to offer qualifications that are fully accredited, registered and quality assured according to regulatory requirements set out by the Department of Higher Education and Training. Pearson Institute is accredited by the South African Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) (South Africa) and the of the Council on Higher Education (CHE); and registered on the National Qualification Framework (NQF) by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Several qualifications are also registered, recognised, or endorsed by the relevant professional bodies.
We see you as a unique individual. Through our smaller class sizes, you will interact more closely with our lecturers which encourages better understanding, better results, and independent thinking. At Pearson Institute our students are our priority. They are at the heart of everything we do.
We take an advanced approach to learning. We use a combination of technology-enhanced and traditional learning methods with a practical application, to prepare you for the technology-driven and fast-changing work environment of the 21st century.
We teach an industry-led curriculum. We are responsive to the demands of industry and the job market. As such, we ensure that our material content and academic services are relevant and current.
Employability is our #1 priority. We’re all about producing employable graduates who are equipped with more than just book knowledge – we teach you real skills to prepare you for the real world. Throughout your studies, you will have opportunities to develop qualities and skills that employers are looking for in today’s graduates, such as critical thinking, goal setting, problem solving, creativity, working in teams and communication. Through our ongoing relationships with industry partners, we are constantly opening employment doors for our students.
We employ highly qualified staff. Our academic staff have both academic qualifications and industry experience. You will learn from lecturers who are highly qualified and committed to your success.
We are a member of a global family. Pearson Institute is a part of Pearson, the world’s learning company. The Pearson Education Group has over 35 000 employees across the globe and is one of the largest education companies worldwide.
We have 12 campuses in South Africa. Our beautiful campuses are found across the country, giving students from near and far access to quality education. Every campus has its own unique atmosphere and spirit and you’ll instantly feel at home amidst the many friendly faces. Most campuses also have affiliation to accommodation nearby.
We offer Interactive and supportive Learning Methodologies. At Pearson Institute, learning is a collaborative process. One of the areas that really sets us apart is our interactive and supportive approach to learning. Because we are guided by learner needs, industry trends and employers, we have developed unique methods to encourage participation, to promote active learning and to prepare you for the technology-driven world of work. We know that, as individuals, you have different learning styles and needs. We also know that different fields of study need unique and specialised teaching approaches. Our language of tuition is English. In addition, our learning method utilises the following techniques and activities: • Technology-enhanced learning (TEL) • Guest lectures and field trips • Practicals • Projects and research • Work integrated learning (WIL)
Take the next step in your #PearsonMade success story and enrol in one of our more than 40 tertiary programmes.
You are #PearsonMade.
Pearson Institute is a registered private higher education institution with the Department of Higher Education and Training under the Education Act No. 101 of 1997. Registration Certificate number: 2001/HE07/008.