Go Further.

With our internationally recognised and accredited degree programs

ALU’s fresh approach to 21st-century education can now be experienced in two amazing locations: the fast-growing innovation hub of Kigali, Rwanda, and the island paradise of Mauritius. Both campuses offer ALU’s unique learning model alongside undergraduate degree programmes while delivering an immersive and transformative student experience through the ALU Alive programme.

The only question you have to answer is, which life-changing experience best suits you?

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Our Approach


At ALU, we resist the pressure to conduct tertiary education the way it has always been done. We challenge existing beliefs so that we only keep what works, and reimagine the rest. Our mission is to create a more prosperous and peaceful Africa by developing the next generation of ethical and entrepreneurial African leaders. We prepare students for a successful and meaningful life and career in the 21st century – with a shared vision for a better Africa.

Preparation for Tomorrow’s World:

We prepare you for jobs that don’t even exist yet.

Engaging Learning Experience:

A revolutionary style of teaching and learning

Entrepreneurial Leadership:

Develop entrepreneurial skills and mindsets.

Education Meets the Real World:

The real world comes to the classroom.

Class feature: What Students do in Projects

Projects is one of the foundation core courses at the African Leadership University. It is a mandatory course taken in first year, aimed at building the skills of a future professional. Check out this post to learn more about it.

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3 Handpicked Quotes From Some African Leaders and Entrepreneurs and What They Mean To Us

Featuring three quotes from three African leaders and entrepreneurs that explain the importance of our innovative learning model at ALU.

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Celebrating World Mental Health Day

Today is World Mental Health Day. We took this opportunity to sit down with Jeremy Ruiters, our Student Wellness Manager at ALC Mauritius, to find out what this means and how did mental health awareness come to life at ALU.

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“Whether you are a student, employer or investor at ALU, you are part of a revolution. This is exactly what Fred Swaniker…” read more

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