FAQ

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FAQ

How much does registration cost? : For 2021-2022, tuition is free. For next year, we will see...

-Are the classes online? It depends on the faculty. Some are based on face-to-face learning, others are online.

-What does the acronym USOAD stand for? It means the University of the State of the African Diaspora (SOAD). SOAD is working to reinforce Africa through the Diaspora, and the Diaspora through Africa.

-What are the professional opportunities? They are numerous as the students of USOAD will have priority access to all the businesses of SOAD: 35 smart cities, the Pan-African Agribusiness Commodity Exchange, etc. Also, the students will benefit from the international network of SOAD, which means a lot of jobs opportunities.

-Who is supporting this university? Of course, the whole government of SOAD. Also, USOAD has several patrons :

*Maryse Condé, Writer, Nobel Prize in Literature
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maryse_Cond%C3%A9

*Chief Fortune Charumbira, Co-Chair of the SOAD Royal Chamber, President of the Pan-African Parliament of the African Union 
https://careers.au.int/en/bureau/4th-vice-president

*Cheick Modibo Diarra, Minister of Sciences and Industry of SOAD, former Prime Minister of Mali, former engineer at NASA, and director of Microsoft Africa
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modibo_Diarra

*Euzhan Palcy, Film Maker, won many international awards, including the Unesco award
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euzhan_Palcy

 

-What makes this university so special? It is precisely this connexion between Africa and Diaspora. This strong international network is unique. It is truly Pan-African: Africa and its Diaspora coming together, this is a dream come true!