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Unicaf University

Through generous scholarships, available to all eligible applicants, and through partnerships with reputable universities in the UK, the USA and Africa, Unicaf provides online international quality higher education which is easily accessible, very affordable and totally flexible.


Unicaf was established in 2012 and is currently the leading online and on-campus higher education learning platform offering high quality affordable Bachelor, Master's and Doctoral programmes to underserved markets and has already awarded than $100 million worth of scholarships to over 60,000 eligible applicants to pursue academic studies with its partner universities in the UK, US and Africa.


Bachelor, Master’s and Doctoral degree programmes are available in a variety of modern disciplines, offered and awarded by reputable partner institutions, like the University of Suffolk, the Liverpool John Moore’s University and the University of East London in the UK, plus multi-campus Unicaf University in Africa. All programme curricula are reviewed and updated constantly. Unicaf University doctoral applicants can choose from a broad portfolio of subject areas, in which they can conduct their research, although UU favours locally-rooted research to support national development and social progress.


Research is central to the mission of Unicaf and its partner universities. It is the cornerstone of the continuing creation of knowledge. It directly contributes to social well-being, health, culture, economic development and the advancement of society.

Research is original, independent investigation undertaken to contribute to knowledge and understanding. Research typically involves inquiry of an experimental or critical nature driven by hypothesis or intellectual positions capable of rigorous assessment by experts in a given discipline. Most of the academics teaching on programmes offered through Unicaf are active researches contributing to knowledge in their fields.


Prepare your future: Earning a bachelor's degree can help you gain new skills and knowledge. These degrees can prepare you for a specific job in the future. 

Develop your skills: These degrees are providing the students with all the necessary knowledge, analytical and communication skills and preparing them to engage successfully in their sector. 

Future employment: Students are provided with the necessary tools to add value to any organisation related to their degree.

Student services

Unicaf operates campuses and learning centres throughout Africa, and is currently present in 12 African countries (Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Nigeria, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South Africa, and Zambia), with plans for further expansion. State-of-the-art campuses operate in Zambia, Malawi and Uganda, with plans for more to open soon.

Library services

Through the VLE tutors utilise new technologies for effective learning, like videos, polls, quizzes, summative essays, group projects, workplace scenarios, extensive e-libraries etc. making learning exciting and fun. The VLE facilitates interaction and networking with tutors and professionals in 156 countries around the world.

ICT services

Unicaf has a dedicated team which provides technical support to all students and staff. Such support is offered online as well as through different documents available in the digital platform. 

Student clubs

Unicaf and its partner universities offer a number of opportunities for students to socialize through clubs, societies and other associations. Some of these opportunities are offered online and some are offered on-campus.  Unicaf University also maintains a football team and other sports activities which are available to on-campus students. 

Unicaf and its partner institutions in the UK and Africa are registered and approved by a number of different jurisdictions in countries around the world. All degree programmes offered by Unicaf and awarded by its partner universities are internationally recognised. Locally, Unicaf University is a licensed university in Malawi, Zambia and Uganda. Unicaf University campuses in Zambia, Malawi and Uganda are all accredited by the respective local regulator (HEA and NCHE) and by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) as an Independent Higher Education Provider. Unicaf University is a proud member of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), the Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA)

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