Welcome to the International University of Grand-Bassam
The International University of Grand-Bassam (IUGB) is located in the coastal city of Grand-Bassam, Cote d'Ivoire just a 30 minute drive east of Abidjan, the country's economic and commercial hub. IUGB is a private, publicly assisted, student-centered, institution whose focus is preparing students to compete and lead in the global environment. Our core values, excellence, accountability, and opportunity drive our vision of establishing IUGB as a West African Regional Center of Excellence in higher education.
In the News
IUGB is pleased to introduce its truly international corps of new faculty. This is a group of highly accomplished individuals recruited from the United States, Canada, Europe and Cote d’Ivoire. more
On June 27th 2013, a delegation from the International University of Grand-Bassam led by President Saliou Touré, met with the Executive Committee of the recently reconstituted American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Côte D’Ivoire. The purpose of this meeting was to brief the Executive Committee of AMCHAM on the vision, mission and status of the International University of Grand-Bassam (IUGB) and to reiterate IUGB’s interest in joining the Chamber. more
On May 11 2013, in the festive and celebratory atmosphere of the Georgia Dome, the home of Atlanta’s American Football team the Atlanta Falcons, fourteen IUGB students received their bachelor degrees. This is the largest IUGB students’ graduation class since the partnership between GSU and IUGB was established. The GSU Spring 2013 graduation ceremony marked the centenary of the University as well as the largest graduating class in its history.. more