About Us

IUGB is a dynamic American-style university, preparing the next generation of leaders in Africa.

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.

The university offers six career-oriented degree programs through two schools: The School of Business and Social Sciences (BSS) and the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). IUGB also offers a University Preparatory Program.

A Community of Achievers Learns Here

34 students on the President’s List
46 students on Deans’ Lists
37 students with High Honors

IUGB Attracts Excellence

80 total faculty members
38 total faculty members with a PhD
15 female faculty members
4 female faculty members with a PhD

THE LATEST FROM IUGB

Q & A with Incoming IUGB Freshman Adaeze Prunelle Uwaoma

Q & A with Incoming IUGB Freshman Adaeze Prunelle Uwaoma

1. Why did you choose IUGB? I chose IUGB because the education system is flexible and making students accountable of their success.  I think that IUGB is able to give me what I need. 2. Online teaching and learning vs in-person teaching and learning vs hybrid? Which...

Faculty Convocation and Orientation Fall 2020 Semester

Faculty Convocation and Orientation Fall 2020 Semester

The traditional faculty convocation and orientation workshops, which are organized each semester a week before the start of classes, took a different format this semester. The academic unit heads and both full-time and part-time faculty took part in the sessions that...