WELCOME TO THE PAN AFRICAN UNIVERSITY

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.

 

NEWS

The Pan African University Strategic Plan – Moving onto the implementation Phase
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With the final endorsement of the Pan African University Strategic Plan 2020-2024 by the Bureau of the PAU Council on 7th June, the Pan African University moves onto the implementation phase

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Africa Day Celebrations at PAUWES
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On May 25th, 2019, the Pan African University, Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (including Climate Change) organized the AFRICA DAY Celebration.

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The Pan African University Planning and Coordination Meeting May 2019
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From 16 to 17 May 2019, was held in Nairobi, Kenya, the second Pan African University (PAU) Planning and Coordination Meeting of the Year 2019. Presided over by the acting Rector of the PAU, the meeting aimed to present an update on the current…

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RECTORATE

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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