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Academic Institute of Excellence is delighted to announce a validation agreement with the NCC Education.

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Home > Aie announce A Validation Agreement With Uk Based, ncc Education 

AIE announce a validation agreement with UK based, NCC Education 

Upon completing the National Certificate: Information Technology Systems Development NQF5, AIE students will also receive an NCC Education Level 4 Validated Certificate. The Level 4 certificate makes up the first year of the NCC Education degree journey and is equivalent to the first year of an IT degree in the UK university system and will allow you to articulate into further studies abroad. Download the NCC International University Progression document or visit the International University Progression page. 


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Once AIE students have received their NCC Education Level 4 Certificate they can then progress onto one of the many NCC Education universities progression routes in Australia, Canada, Europe, New Zealand, the UK and the USA.Currently, NCC Education has progression and articulation agreements with over 70 universities worldwide.
AIE CEO Leon Smalberger commented, “International comparability and articulation is becoming more and more important for students in their qualification of choice. “Our partnership with NCC Education is the first step towards opening up a whole new international progression path for students, making the transition from local to international education much simpler. “We are excited about this partnership, the first of its kind in South Africa and the start of a long and fruitful journey.”

NCC Education is an awarding organisation and global provider of British education. They offer the complete education solution to their global network of Accredited Partner Centres in more than 50 countries. NCC qualifications are recognised by universities, professional bodies and employers worldwide.
NCC Education General Manager Esther Chesterman said, “AIE has a reputation for innovation and a modern approach to the delivery of education. This partnership demonstrates their approach, and we are hugely excited that we are able to work with AIE to offer NCC Education validated programmes to South Africa”.
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