African Leadership University, Rwanda

ALU Rwanda is accredited by the Higher Education Council of Rwanda and is located in the heart of the capital city in Kigali Heights. The campus opened its doors to its first class of students in September 2017 with almost 300 students. ALU Rwanda will expand to Kigali’s new Innovation City, where a permanent campus will be housed.

Rwanda is also home to ALU’s School of Business. The success of ALU’s inaugural undergraduate campus African Leadership College in Mauritius and the ALU School of Business have set the tone for this undergraduate offering to further our vision to develop the next generation of African leaders across the continent.


Kigali Heights


ALU’s vision is supported by Rwanda’s innovative and forward-thinking approach to education as a growing hub for Higher Education in Africa. ALU Rwanda is located in Kigali Heights where it will have its offices, learning spaces, and other educational facilities. As a student in this vibrant community you will have the unique opportunity to explore Kigali and make the city your campus.


Non-residential Campus

ALU Rwanda is a non-residential campus. This means that you will responsible for securing your own room and board. Our non-residential campus is an exciting opportunity for independent and forward-thinking individuals to immerse themselves in a local community, applying skills in the classroom into the real world every day.

Immerse yourself in a local community

You and your peers from across the continent will have the ownership to drive the culture of collaboration in everything you do in the city.



All undergraduate degree programmes are accredited by the Higher Education Council of Rwanda and incorporate ALU’s innovative Learning Model, that focus on high-quality and engaging learning that will develop skills for the world of tomorrow.