We are Chartered IT Professionals

The Institute of Chartered IT Professionals (ICITP-SA), is the only Professional Body in South Africa that can award the chartered IT Professional, CITP(SA) and IT Certified Professional, ITCP(SA), professional status in the ICT sector in South Africa and internationally.

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Critical Skills Visa

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What we offer

Find out how the Institute of chartered IT Professionals drives change for
Information technology every day, in South Africa


When you become a member of ICITP, you become part of the dynamic change that is transforming, enriching your knowledge, shaping the world of Media, Information and Communication Technology.​


The ICITP® accreditation of degrees is an important benchmark of the standard of Higher Education programmes and their contribution to the IT Profession in South Africa. Our accreditation provides an...​

Critical Skills

Critical Skills Work Visa will enable the South African government to achieve the objectives of programmes such as National Development Plan (NDP), Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP) and New Growth Plan...​


Certified and Chartered IT Professionals play important role in IT businesses all around the world. They help achieve the overall objective of the business by working as business partners rather than just an employee.

Board Exams

The ITCP™ is the entry-level designation of ICITP, designed to create specialized practitioners in Information Technology whom are practically component and have business skills. The ITCP™ designation is..

Recognition of Prior Learning | RPL

Recognition of prior learning is an assessment process that involves the assessment of an individual's relevant prior learning (including formal, informal, and non-formal learning) to determine the credit outcomes of an individual...

Recognized Professional Body in the IT Sector

The Institute of Chartered IT Professionals (ICITP), recognized by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) according to the NQF Act of 2008, is a prestigious non-profit (NPO), public benefit organization (PBO), regulatory & the professional body for the Information Technology sector.

The professional body is the only body that can award the Chartered IT Professional, CITP(SA) and IT Certified Professional, ITCP(SA), professional status in the ICT sector inSouth Africa and internationally.

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