News & Announcements

April 23, 2018
Coding Skills for Everyone

Coding Skills for Everyone

The AAU Secretariat will be running the "Coding Skills for Everyone" 2-day workshop in Accra Ghana from 15-16 August 2018. This workshop targets high school students and anyone above 13 years old. Coding literacy is becoming equivalent to reading and writing literacy. It is therefore important that everyone has some understanding of what coding entails.
April 4, 2018

Invitation to Academic Faculty: The 2018 Education Collaborative Annual Workshop

Ashesi University (one of the members of the Association of African Universities) is a pioneer in blending the liberal arts and sciences in Africa – and is also recognised across the world as a model for Higher Education on the African continent. The 2nd Education Collaborative Annual Workshop will be hosted by Ashesi University, in Berekuso, Ghana from 25-29 June 2018. The focus of this workshop will be on “Facilitating Inclusive Classrooms”. We are inviting Provosts, Heads of Department, Faculty, Teachers/Facilitators, and Faculty Trainers from Higher Educational Institutions across Africa and the world to come and learn how to: make learning relatable, make learning engaging and make learning relevant and current.
April 4, 2018

AAU East Africa Regional Office launched in Sudan

The East Africa Regional Office for the Association of African Universities (AAU) was launched in Khartoum Sudan on the 14th March 2018. Other AAU regional offices will be launched in North Africa, Central Africa and Southern Africa. The main goal of the AAU East Africa Regional Office is to increase the impact of AAU activities in East Africa and maximize the benefits of AAU to the membership universities in East Africa.
April 4, 2018

CERSA’s Masters Program to recieve International Accreditation

  The High Council for the Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (HCERES) based in France has confirmed the accreditation of the Regional Centre of Excellence […]
March 27, 2018

2iE to host 9th ACE Workshop

The Ninth African Higher Education Centres of Excellence (ACE) Project Workshop will take place at 2iE (Institut International d’Ingénierie de l’Eau et de l’Environment) Ouagadougou, Burkina […]
March 20, 2018

OAU- ICT Driven Knowledge Park calls for University- Industry linkage in ICT

  The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) – ICT Driven Knowledge Park has called on the private sector to partner with the University and benefit from its […]
March 20, 2018

Ninth ACE Project Workshop Registration

Ninth ACE Project Workshop|| 9ème Atelier du Projet CEA/ Date: May 7-9, 2018|| Du 7 au 9 mai 2018 Venue/ lieu: 2iE- (Institut International d’Ingénierie de l’Eau et […]
March 9, 2018

Call to Participate – from IADE

This is a call to Vice Chancellors, Rectors, Presidents, Deans, Head of Departments and Senior Leaders of African Higher Education Institutions to explore collaborating with the Institute for the Advancement of Developing Economies (IADE) through its proprietary Higher Education Capacity Building (HECB) Program. Special benefits accrue for members of the Association of African Universities.
February 27, 2018

OAK-Park Partners with Fisher College of Science and Mathematics

  The Obafemi Awolowo University in ICT- Driven Knowledge Park (OAK-Park) has partnered with Jeff & Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics, Towson University. The partnership […]