IUGB actively cultivates partnerships in the academic, private and non-profit sectors to bring meaningful opportunities and broader experiences to our students and faculty.

IUGB’s important connection to the global family of doers, innovators and changemakers expands our global reach, strengthens our academic and professional offerings and supports the growth plan of the university.


Featured Partnership: IBM

IBM has agreed to partner with IUGB to begin its Skills Academy program by offering courses and certifications in Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Cybersecurity and others. IUGB is the first university in Côte d’Ivoire to secure this partnership with IBM.

General Confederation of Enterprises of Côte d’Ivoire (CGECI)

The CGECI is an Invest for Success Scholarship campaign supporter. CGECI is a valuable bridge to IUGB as a unifying body for all private sector actors and a strong promoter of entrepreneurship within Côte d’Ivoire.


Faculty Convocation and Orientation – Spring 2020 Semester

Faculty Convocation and Orientation – Spring 2020 Semester

Both full-time and part-time faculty took part in the traditional faculty convocation and orientation workshops, organized a week before the start of Spring semester classes. These feature panel discussions, information sessions and opportunities for faculty to...

UPP Students Stage Mock Trial

UPP Students Stage Mock Trial

Question: Did He Do It? This fall semester a group of Advanced UPP students had to prove or disprove this question. Two of Ms. Lorie Mattox’s advanced Oral Communication classes listened to the podcast, Serial, Season 1, about a young man, Adnan Syed, convicted of...