Maldives Qualification Authority was first established as Maldives Accreditation Board (MAB) by a presidential Decree in August 2000.
On 17th May 2010, it was renamed as Maldives Qualifications Authority (MQA). MQA's mandate is to assure the quality of post-secondary qualifications awarded in testimony of educational attainments. Thus a framework was developed in 2001. It is called Maldives National Qualifications Framework (MNQF).
The Maldives Qualification Authority has approved a strengthened National Qualifications Framework. The framework has a single unified structure with qualifications at ten levels..... 20 Jan 2010, 02:32:51 PM
Today, the Maldivian post-secondary education sector is growing rapidly, with an increasing number of private providers entering the sector to meet the demand. Emerging from this growing importance of post-secondary education is the concomitant requirement to assure the quality of qualifications awarded in testimony of educational attainments. Thus, the Maldives National Qualifications Framework (MNQF) is designed to... more info
The Maldivian’s who are planning to go abroad for higher education and training could check whether the collage/University/institutes would be the level that MAB validated... more info