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.



Annual Report of the Pan African University
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The annual report of the Pan African University shows yearly results on different areas of the university and its institutes.

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Appel à candidatures pour inscription à l’Université panafricaine virtuelle et en ligne (PAVEU) de l’Université panafricaine 2019-2020

L’Université panafricaine virtuelle et en ligne (PAVEU) est l’un des projets phares de l’Union africaine visant à répondre au besoin articulé dans l’Agenda 2063 relatif à l’accélération du développement du capital humain, de la science, la…

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Call for Applications for study programs at the Pan African Virtual and E-University (PAVEU)
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The Pan African Virtual and E-University (PAVEU) is one of African Union’s flagship projects which has been proposed for addressing the Agenda 2063 need for accelerating development of human capital, science and technology and innovation through…

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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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