The Global Theological Initiative ( GTI) 2018 White Horse Inn ( WHI and ACTEA) Council Meeting in Nairobi. 2016 ICETE 2015 Meeting -Antalya Turkey

Our Mission

"To Strengthen Member Institutions in offering quality Theological Programs through Accreditation, Networking and Support Services."


Our Vision

 "A Trusted Association of Theological Institutions in Africa"                                                                                    

Our Motto: "Serving theological education in Africa for excellence and renewal"

 Welcome to the ACTEA Website !!!

It is with great delight that we warmly welcome you to this official website of ACTEA -" The Association for Christian Theological Education in Africa" (formerly, 'Accrediting Council for Theological Education in Africa').

ACTEA primarily exists to offer accreditation and network & support services for theological education across the African continent. The central purpose of ACTEA is to assist evangelical theological institutions throughout Africa in their quest for excellence and renewal in their institutional operations and provision of quality educational programmes.

In this website you will find a host of vital information highlighting important facts about ACTEA with regard to its history and its mission; its leadership and its accreditation, networking and support services; its partners and its stakeholders; as well as other organizational information which would help you, our reader, to engage and partner with ACTEA in its primary mandate of strengthening, renewing, and ensuring quality standards in Christian theological institutions in Africa!


Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Chemengich

ACTEA Executive Director


Association for Christian Theological Education in Africa (ACTEA) has launched a search for a full-time Executive Director. We are seeking an indigenous African with commitment to evangelical doctrine as expressed in the Statement of Faith of the Association of Evangelicals in Africa.