Higher education in Mauritius includes colleges, universities and other technical institutions. The Government of Mauritius aims to develop the country into a centre for higher education. Education reform is currently underway at the pre-primary, primary, and secondary levels, and the Government has now turned its attention to the higher education sector. The sector is managed by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) which has the responsibility for allocating public funds, and fostering, planning and coordinating the development of Mauritius universities education and training.
A national priority is to increase enrolment in higher education from the current gross tertiary enrolment rate of 17% to about 30%. As a result, the tertiary education sector is to be transformed and expanded. This priority dovetails with the government’s national strategy to develop the country into a regional knowledge hub.
Middlesex University in Mauritius
By choosing to study at Middlesex University in Mauritius, you will become part of a long history of excellence in education dating back to 1878. Today, Middlesex is a global leader in education and research, with 40,000 students studying at campuses around the world. The Middlesex campus in Mauritius opened in 2010 – the first British university to open in the country, offering world-class education in a remarkable location.
Open University of Mauritius
The Open University aims at delivering quality education to learners who are unable to be physically present on campus. With flexible study options, its prospective learners can study from home, work, or anywhere in the world, at a time that suits them and their lifestyle.The vision of the Open University of Mauritius is to be among the leading open universities recognized worldwide for providing high-quality education and training.
University of Mauritius
The University of Mauritius is a national University in Mauritius. It is the oldest and largest university in the country in terms of student enrollment and curriculum offered. The public university’s main campus is located at Réduit, Moka. The core mission of the University is the creation and dissemination of knowledge and understanding for the citizens of Mauritius and the international community.
University of Technology
Université des Mascareignes
The Université des Mascareignes was set up in 2012 with the primary objective of providing an education of international standard for students to operate at middle and higher levels in the services and industrial sectors of the Mauritian economy. The university provides broad-based and training to students to fit perfectly into the service sector of the Mauritian economy in business related activities such as International Business Transactions, Distributive and Retail Operations, Financial services, Shipping, Company Operations, Managing Information Systems and ICT operations.
Anna Medical College and Research Centre
A breakthrough in the field of medicine, Anna Medical College and Research Centre (AMCRC) opens numerous doors of immense opportunities for aspiring medical students through its extensive blend of structured lectures and research activities. It is affiliated to the University of Technology, Mauritius (UTM), which is under the ambit of the Government of Mauritius.
Centre for Legal and Business Studies
Centre for Legal and Business Studies (CLBS) aims to be the centre of excellence for quality specialist training in Law and Business within the Indian Ocean. CLBS strives at helping you to attain your goals and enable you to obtain an International Qualification through Local Training.