About Us

Global MBD Africa Publishing is the South African division of the highly acclaimed MBD Group. In EME BEE status we are on level 4.

With our head office based in Cape Town and our global head office based in India, we pride ourselves in providing continuous innovative content in terms of education, which we have been successfully accomplishing for the past 60 years. We share the vision of bringing continuous world-class content and cutting-edge technology to all learners in South Africa and Africa as a whole.

From a humble beginning six decades ago, the MBD Group today boasts of

  • - A competent workforce consisting of more than 4,000 employees
  • - Eight state-of-the-art printing presses
  • - A growing network of around 2,000 distributors and 20,000 booksellers
  • - MBD Alchemié, an e-learning solution provider, offering courses for learners of all grades
  • - An ISO 9001:2008 certified quality management system
  • - A service which extends to project design, construction and real estate, as well as hospitality.

Vision & Mission

Our mission is to actively reach out to learners throughout the African continent, while advancing education by providing quality content. Our aim is to boost the learning and teaching experience with special focus on efficient utilisation of time. We believe this will also help in realising our vision of superior students’ and teachers’ performance, while simultaneously continuing and preserving the legacy of the MBD Group.

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