Higher Education Reform Implementation Programme (HERIP) - Mozambique

Within the framework of the implementation of the higher education operational plan, the project is aimed at assisting the Ministry and Mozambican stakeholders in completing the initiated higher education reforms and have them firmly embedded in the Higher Education institutional landscape. The overall objective is to enhance the structural improvement of governance and supply of Higher Education in line with National Higher Education Strategic objectives. More specifically, CHEPS aims to strengthen technical and human resource capacity at governance level in particular within DICES and to support the structural improvement of Governance and Supply of Higher Education through the development of system wide mechanisms.

CHEPS envisages achieving these goals through 1) bringing to scale the initiated reforms in the area of Quality Assurance, Credit Accumulation Transfer, Higher Education Management Information system, Financial Reforms that were achieved with support of the CHESS project and 2) aiding DICES with its new focus areas such as reforming the Higher Education Law and developing a Higher Education National Qualification Framework.

Researchers involved:

Jon File, Jasmin Beverwijk, Hans Vossensteyn and Don Westerheijden