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Announcing ALU’s new campus in Kigali, Rwanda

Our Locations


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?

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.

Latest News

The “Buzz” on ALU Guest Speaker, Hanneke Rauch

Hanneke Rauch is the founder and managing director of Buzz, a company that provides drama, dance, and singing workshops for children. Rauch visited ALC Mauritius in early May as part of ALU’s Distinguished Guest Speaker series.

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Announcing the Dolika Banda Scholarship for Zambian leaders in STEM

Through the generosity of Dolika Banda, ALU is delighted to announce a scholarship for Zambian students to pursue an undergraduate degree in STEM. Continue reading for details, deadlines and contact information.

Launch of ALU’s Global Visiting Faculty Programme

As part of ALU’s Global Visiting Faculty Programme, ALU will be hosting two academics during the month of April to present lectures and lead seminars in their respective fields. Stay tuned!


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