“This is A.D.U.”

Is an innovative not-for-profit university

African Development University (A.D.U.) is an innovative not-for-profit university with a mission to educate the most promising young people in the region to become ethical leaders with the requisite knowledge, skills, and commitment to create the future of their nations.

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first institution to offer world-class education

ADU is the first not-for-profit university located in Niamey, Niger and is the first institution to offer world-class education for students from the Sahel region.

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Undergraduates Receive Financial Aid


Women to Fulfil Gender Equality

$10 million

Required For 1,000 leaders Over 10yrs