About Us

Where students' dreams become Africa's future!
The goal of AUN is to train the future leaders of Africa and to serve as both a stimulus and agent of economic development throughout the region. All students, regardless of academic specialization, receive high-level training in information technology, entrepreneurship and in arts and sciences, all of which are the key to future sustainable development. AUN is committed to providing the skills and the leadership essential to advancing the continent's pressing social and economic challenges.

Leadership

President Dawn Dekle
President Dawn Dekle
Dr. Dawn Dekle became the American University of Nigeria's fourth president on July 1, 2017.
Office of the President »
Provost Muhammadou M.O. Kah
Provost Muhammadou M.O. Kah
Prof. Muhammadou M.O. Kah is the Vice President of Academic Affairs/Provost of the University.
Office of the Provost »
Other Administration
Other Administration
The University is also governed by a Board of Trustees, Faculty Senate and supported by numerous offices.
University Administration »

Our History

AUN History
AUN History
American University of Nigeria was founded in 2003 by Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria's former vice president, along with other local and international statesmen and academic leaders.
A History of AUN »