« I have always wanted to travel to Africa. Tunis called out to me with its Roman and Carthaginian history, its Mediterranean culture, and its proximity to the Middle East and Europe. These thoughts, and my most recent experiences in Tunis, have demonstrated to me a people that had an educated population with a strong spirit of independent thought and a desire to follow democratic ideals. What an opportunity I have by coming to Tunis ».
Among the first American-style English language educational institution in North of Africa, the American University in North of Africa (AUNA) is a unique cooperative venture established with the support of Academician and business community.
AUNA is a privately funded institution : tuition, private donations and grants finance its educational activities.
AUNA has opened its door in September 2015, providing undergraduateand graduate programs to outstanding students who will be recruited from Tunisia, Middle Eastern Mediterranean region, and African countries.
AUNA aims at creating an exceptional learning environment breaking down any cultural barrier.