IDM is a registered and accredited training institution as recognised in the ambit of statutes in which it operates. Each of the IDM campuses is registered as a separate entity in its own country, contributing positively to the development of communities in their markets.

Botswana Qualifications Authority (BQA) is the regulatory and quality assurance body set up in Botswana to help training providers meet and adhere to set quality standards. Likewise Lesotho and Eswatini have the Council for Higher Education (CHE) and Eswatini Higher Education Council (ESHEC) respectively.