African Leadership University


The African Leadership University provides higher education for a higher purpose. ALU was founded to put excellent education within reach of all passionate and driven students. Our unique approach equips our graduates with the skills, acuity and vision needed to succeed as ethical, entrepreneurial leaders, and our vibrant, Pan-African community promises lifelong friendship and inspiration.

2023 Impact Report

Leading for Change: The ALU Model at Work. Download our 2023 Impact Report


BSc (Hons)
Leadership (BEL)

A truly personalized 3-year business degree centered on your unique mission. The programme’s modules include:

BSc (Hons)
Engineering (BSE)

Acquire the tech skills and job-ready competencies that employers need. The programme includes Specializations tracks such as:

What makes
ALU Unique?

In our experience, the best learning happens during hands-on, real-world experiences. That’s why we make internships and self-directed projects a core part of the ALU curriculum. In doing so, ALU students are prepared to take on fulfilling careers the moment they graduate.

Begin your
journey to ALU

Start your application to ALU through any of the following intakes.


2024 Intake

Applications open and ongoing.

Applications close
Jun 10, 2024


2025 Intake

Applications open and ongoing.

Applications close
Nov 1, 2024


2025 Intake

Applications open and ongoing.

Applications close
15 February 2025


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