African American University (AAU) is a world-class University that has global network, has its international foreign headquarter in Atlanta Georgia, USA; as well as its Africa’s headquarter in Porto-Novo, Republic of Benin.


African American University is affiliated to ESCAE BENIN UNIVERSITY, PORTO-NOVO, Republic of Benin, and also to UNIVERSITE PROTESTANTE DE L’Afrique DE L’ Quest (UPAO) , Porto-Novo,Republic of Benin, among others, strengthen collaborative advantages.

Commitment in nurturing academic and professional community of Men and Women through qualitative research, teaching, service and development.

Be the most preferred University of first-rate wealth of human and non-human resource for development of entrepreneurial manpower.

African American University

Bringing forth world transformation
For a sustainable, democratic society


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