Our Offices Are Open Mondays To Fridays

We have a range of booklets available at our offices

Please feel welcome to come and buy pamphlets and books

We Are Located in Blantyre, Lilongwe and Mzuzu

Meet Our Team

Participants for ODL Financing, Budgeting and Costing training

We have in house printing equipment

Our Training room

Welcome To Malawi College of Distance Education Official Website

MCDE is a department of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology with its headquarters in Blantyre, Malawi. It has three sub offices: Mzuzu in the North, Lilongwe in the Centre and Blantyre in the South. MCDE's educational services cover the entire country. Each of the administrative districts of Malawi has at least an open secondary school (OSS) or study centre (SC). These are institutions where enrolled learners receive academic and administrative support. Read More

Service Principles


  • Will respond promptly to your inquiries made through phones, emails or letters
  • Accurate and update information will be provided as required

Service Quality

  • Our staff is friendly and will not disappoint you because we are client centred
  • We offer modules of high quality (with enough information). Infact, we are second to none in this business
  • Most of the graduates in Malawi are the beneficiaries of our study materials
  • If you seek our services, you will get the same excellent


  • We are open and transparent about our services
  • Government syllabus is not compromised
  • You will enjoy our services at a cheap price set by government
  • You will be issued a general receipt if you buy our modules or if you are registered with us


  • We have well qualified staff
  • Our business dealings with you will be conducted with integrity and honesty
  • Our staff will focus on helping you to find solutions to your study needs
  • Every customer is treated equally
  • Our people will be accountable in their dealings with you