The Pan African University (PAU) is the culmination of continental initiatives of the Commission of the African Union to revitalize higher education and research in Africa, under the Second Decade of Education for Africa and the consolidated Plan of Action of Science and Technology for Africa. It will exemplify excellence, enhance the attractiveness and global competitiveness of African higher education and research and establish the African University at the core of Africa's development.



HRST Commissioner meets high Government officials in Cameroon 06-09 October 2020
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Yaounde, Cameroon: On October 6, 2020, the African Union Commissioner in charge of Human Resources, Science and Technology met with senior officials of ministerial departments related to her portfolio.

These meetings were part of her mission to…

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Cérémonie d’installation officielle de la nouvelle Directrice de PAUGHSS
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Soa, Cameroun : Le 6 octobre 2020, a été organisée à l'Institut de l’Université panafricaine de gouvernance, des sciences humaines et sociales (PAUGHSS), la cérémonie d’installation officielle de la nouvelle Directrice de PAUGHSS, le professeur…

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Official Ceremony to Commission the New Director of PAUGHSS
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Soa, Cameroon: On 6 October 2020, was organized at the Pan African University Institute for Governance, Human and Social Sciences (PAUGHSS), the official ceremony to commission the incoming Director of PAUGHSS, Prof. Elizabeth ABENGA.

This ceremony…

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The Rectorate is responsible for the daily management of the PAU and is headed by the Rector who is the Chief Executive Officer of the PAU.

At the Malabo Summit held in June 2015, African Heads of State and Government adopted Decision EX.CL/Dec.829 to host the Rectorate of the Panafrican University. Following this decision, a high level panel was set up by Decision EX.CL/Dec.829  (XXV) to designate the country that will host the PAU Rectorate. Considering the report by this panel, the Executive Council selected Cameroon as host country and recommended the designation of Cameroon by the Ordinary session of the African Union Assembly who endorsed the selection in January 2016.

The Pan African University is a flagship project of the African Union

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