Columbia Commonwealth University/Malawi (CCWUM) has accreditation and recognition from the following:
- The Government of Malawi
- The prestigious International Professional Managers Association (IPMA -(UK).
- The Chartered Institute of Administration & Management (CIAM) Consultants-Ghana.
- The International Institute of Marketing Professionals (IIMP) based in Canada
- CCWUM is also designated as a Certified Study Center (CSC) for Executive Level of Marketing Professionals