IUGB provides critical higher education opportunities to male and female students. In a region where only 8% of eligible students are enrolled, we’re working to close this gap.
Dramatically increasing our number of students educated
students in 2007
students in 2019
goal for students in 2026
An IUGB Student says
I will always be grateful to everyone at IUGB for making my life a success and for continuously supporting me. Naturally, I want a PhD so that I can join important organizations like the World Bank Group, where my future work on policy issues can have as much impact as possible.”
Building a Community of Achievers
34 students on the President’s List
46 students on Deans’ Lists
37 students with High Honors
Attracting Dedicated and Quality Faculty
80 total faculty members
38 total faculty members with a PhD
15 female faculty members
4 female faculty members with a PhD
Expanding our Campus Buildings and Infrastructure
IUGB’s growth has been rapid and shows no signs of slowing. From 17 students in 2007, the University now has 809 enrolled. This growth is expected to triple in the next ten years. To address this crucial need, IUGB is seeking financing and strategic partners for state-of-the art facilities to house our students and our academic programs.
MORE IMPACT AT IUGB
Webinar: How private universities in Francophone Africa are coping with COVID-19? Our panelists were: Koffi N'da of International University of Grand-Bassam (IUGB), Kader Kaneye of African Development University - ADU, Drissa Ouedraogo of ISMA - Institut Supérieur de...
IUGB/GSU Graduate Paule Aurore Valencia Lonzo-Kouame Speaks about Education, Career Choices and Entrepreneurship
We are proud of Paule Aurore Valencia Lonzo-Kouame, a former intern of the IUGB Foundation and now the manager of the Office of the VP for Administration and Operations at IUGB. She holds a Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management from University of...
On April 23, 2020, IUGB Foundation moderated the panel discussion: EduTech Initiatives in Africa Response to COVID-19 and School Closings. It was an important discussion about the opportunities and challenges of the edutech sector in Africa during a pandemic and...