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Africa International University

country rank  35
world rank  9829

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Overview

Established in 2011, the Africa International University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the metropolis of Nairobi (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Commission for University Education of Kenya, Africa International University (AIU) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Kenyan higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Evangelical religion. Africa International University (AIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. The acceptance rate range is 100% making this Kenyan higher education organization a non-selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AIU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Africa International University's Control Typeprivate

Entity

Africa International University's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Africa International University' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized

Selectivity

Africa International University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenon-selective

University Identity

Name
Acronym AIU
Founded 2011 Origins date back to 1983
Motto Education with Passion and Integrity
Colours Red, black and white
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University Location

Address PO Box 24686
Nairobi
00502 Nairobi
Kenya
Africa International University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Africa International University Phone Number +254 (20) 260 3663
Africa International University Fax Number +254

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Africa International University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Africa International University's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Africa International University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Africa International University.

Africa International University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Africa International University's admission information.

Africa International University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Africa International University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Africa International University a selective admission policy? None, open admission policy.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Africa International University's acceptance rate range is 100% making this institution a non-selective higher education institution.


Africa International University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


Africa International University's Admission Office Admission Office

Rhino Park Road
Nairobi 24686
0734 958 482 / 0725 841 885


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Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Africa International University.

Africa International University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Africa International University has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.


Africa International University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).


Africa International University's Control Type Control Type

Africa International University is a private higher education institution.


Africa International University's Entity Type Entity Type

Africa International University is a non-profit higher education institution.


Africa International University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.


Africa International University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Trimesters type of academic calendar.


Africa International University is Christian-Evangelical Religious Affiliation

Africa International University has a Christian-Evangelical affiliation.


Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Africa International University's main facilities:


Africa International University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Africa International University's Library

The Tony Wilmot Memorial Library at Africa International University is named in honor of Anthony Talbot de Burgh Wilmot, NEGST's first Principal.

The library's collection comprises approximately 61,000 items, encompassing books, periodicals, audio-visual materials, maps, pamphlets, CD ROMs, and online databases. Notably, it holds a prominent position as one of the leading theological libraries in Africa. Its services are open to students, faculty, staff, alumni, as well as external researchers from other institutions and churches.


Africa International University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

For more information about Africa International University's student housing and other services, students can visit the official website: https://www.aiu.ac.ke/life-at-aiu/students-affairs-department/cafeteria-student-housing


Africa International University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Africa International University provides a range of sport facilities and activities for its students. The available options include:

  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Athletics

The sport facilities at Africa International University consist of:

  • Soccer ground(s)
  • Basketball court(s)
  • Gym(s)

For more information about clubs and societies, visit the official website: https://www.aiu.ac.ke/life-at-aiu/clubs-and-societies



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Africa International University's main services:


Africa International University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

At Africa International University, students can access various financial aids to support their education, including:

  1. Work scholarship
  2. Academic Honor (merit) Scholarship
  3. Teaching and Research Fellowship
  4. Student Activities Scholarship
  5. Special Scholarship
  6. Hardship Scholarship

Africa International University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Africa International University offers the following exchange programs and study abroad opportunities:

  • Exchange program with University of Life Sciences "King Mihai I" from Timisoara under Erasmus+

Africa International University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Africa International University offers distance learning opportunities through its online platform at https://odel.aiu.ac.ke. Further details about the courses and programs available in this mode of study are not provided in the current text.


Africa International University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Africa International University's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Africa International University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Africa International University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Commission for University Education of Kenya

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

2011


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Africa International University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Association for Christian Theological Education in Africa (ACTEA)


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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.


Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Africa International University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Kenya Educational Network (KENET)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.


Academic Structure

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Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Africa International University's Facebook page Africa International University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Africa International University's X (formerly Twitter) page Africa International University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Africa International University's YouTube channel Africa International University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Africa International University's Instagram page Africa International University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Africa International University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok

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