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 (SEHEC) respectively.

ISO Certification

The Institute and all the campuses are ISO 9001:2008 certified for Quality Management in the core domains of Training, Research and Consultancy. The institute is currently in the process of transitioning to the ISO 9001:2015 standard.