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About AUI

Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, founded in 1993, is Morocco's only English-language institution of higher education and the second US-accredited university in Africa. With a current student body of 3 000, the university aims to have 5 000 students by 2025, while maintaining academic excellence. Located in the scenic Middle Atlas Mountains near Fez and Meknes, Ifrane offers a safe and family-friendly environment. An American-style K-12 school is also affiliated with the university.

About the UFS

The University of the Free State (UFS) is a renowned institution of higher education in South Africa. Established in 1904 as the Grey University College, the UFS has grown into a multi-campus university with three campuses – the Bloemfontein, Qwaqwa, and South campuses. With more than 40 000 students enrolled in its seven faculties, the UFS has a strong focus on holistic student support and achieving high success rates. Thanks to its industry partnerships and curriculum renewal initiatives, the university places great emphasis on producing graduates who are highly employable. The UFS is also committed to research with a real-world impact and contributes to societal needs. The institution prides itself on providing an outstanding university experience anchored in values of social justice, respect, and caring. With a commitment to quality, impact, and care, the UFS continues to inspire excellence and transform lives.

Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane

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