Philemon Themba Ramatsui (Chair of Council)

Philemon Themba Ramatsui has many years of experience working within different levels of the education field. He has served as a Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, responsible for Ministry Management, Vocational Education and Training, Student Placement and Welfare, Curriculum Development and Evaluation and other departments within the Ministry. Between 2004 and 2009, he held the position of Director of Quality Assurance and Regulation, a directorate within the Tertiary Education Council. He has lent his expertise in the education field as a consultant in various consultancy projects, including a survey on “The Status of Quality Assurance Processes in Higher Education Institutions in Lesotho.” Ramatsui is a member of the Botswana Educational Research Association (BERA) and the Southern African Comparative and History of Education Society (SACHES). He holds an MEd (Educational Evaluation) from the University of Ibadan (Nigeria) and a BSc(Physics and Chemistry) from the University of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland.