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.



Report de la date de dépôt des candidatures pour l'année académique 2020-2021 à l'Université panafricaine.
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Au vu des nombreuses difficultés rencontrées par les aspirants étudiants et soumises à notre attention, le délai initial a été reporté au 25 septembre 2020.

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Extension de l'appel à candidatures !

Afin de permettre à tous de bénéficier de l’opportunité unique d’étudier à l’UPA, nous sommes heureux de vous annoncer que le délai de dépôt des candidatures a été reporté au 25 septembre 2020

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The Pan African University (PAU) was created following Decision (Assembly/AU/Dec.290 (XV) of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union during its fifteenth Ordinary Session in July 2010 in Kampala, Uganda.

The principal aim…

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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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