The School of Science and Technology has signed agreement with several organizations to offer certification courses to students and alumni. Together with academic programs, these certifications prepare participants for a global workforce, equipped with the technical skill sets that make them comfortable providing solutions to clients around the globe.

Our partners are world-leading organizations each of whose certifications are valued by millions of professionals around the world.


International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation

The International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation is an American multinational technological company with a reputation for high standards in technological advancements ranging from computer infrastructure to nanotechnology. IBM Certifications provides an industry standard benchmark for technical competence, and offers validation for professionals who work with IBM technologies. Read more



The International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants (EC Council)
The International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants (EC Council) is a Leading IT Security Certification Body that is popularly known for its professional certifications in IT security, ethical hacking, penetration testing, forensic investigations, incidence response, disaster recovery, secure programming and secure e-Business. USIU-Africa became an EC-Council Academia Partner and an Accredited Training Center (ATC) in May 2015. USIU-Africa also qualified and subsequently became an EC-Council Test Center in 2014, able to administer EC-Council Exams to its students in order to complete the certification process. Read More


Linux Professional Institute
The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is a non-profit organization that brings together an active community of IT professionals in the advocacy in assistance of the use of Linux open source software. Linux is an open source operating system that is based on UNIX. USIU-Africa became a Linux Professional Institute Academy in September 2013.  Read More


Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Since 2008 USIU-Africa been a Microsoft IT Academy Read More

Cisco network

CISCO Systems Inc. is an American multinational company which specializes in designing, manufacturing and selling networking equipment. It is widely considered to be the biggest networking company in the world. USIU-Africa became a Cisco Academy Partner in March 2016. Read More

APPI Original Logo Final

USIU-Africa / APPI Certified Process & Performance Professional (CPPP) Programhas established a first-of-a-kind training program uniquely designed to develop and enable the next generation of Africa leaders to be driven by performance results. This career-focused program is tailored to prepare and empower governments, businesses, and organizations across Africa with cutting-edge skills and knowledge in Business Process Management (BPM) and Performance Analytics to make better decisions to achieve stated goals. Read More