About IUGB

IUGB is a dynamic American-style university, preparing the next generation of leaders in Africa by executing the following:

  • Provides internationally-recognized, technology-enhanced English medium instruction in career-oriented fields for students in Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Actively promotes gender equity (enrollment is already 44 percent/56 percent female/male).
  • Offers three scholarship programs to make college affordable to deserving students.

IUGB’s Mission

As a world-class, not-for-profit, American-style institution, IUGB’s mission is to deliver an English-language liberal arts education in fields critical to growth and development of Côte d’Ivoire and West Africa.

IUGB is strengthening its academic programs for a new workforce! The university offers six degree programs through two schools: The School of Business and Social Sciences and the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). IUGB also offers a University Preparatory Program.

A community of achievers learn here! A total of 34 students are on the President’s List, 46 on the Dean’s Lists and 37 students have High Honors.

IUGB attracts excellence! The University has a total of 80 faculty members, 28 with PhDs. There are 15 female faculty members, four of whom have PhDs.