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UoPeople created the Refugee & Asylum Seekers Fund for all refugees and asylum seekers around the world who, due to their status, may be barred from access to higher education. Donate today and give refugees and asylum seekers a chance at a better future! Read about our innovative online education model in this recent BBC feature: “At UoPeople things are different. The students expect to get as good a degree as one offered by a bricks-and-mortar US university and are prepared to work hard to achieve it.” - BBC President Reshef recently spoke at the World Economic Forum on Africa about how education can deliver a competitive workforce for Africa. The Bayelsa State Government of Nigeria has entered a partnership with University of the People in a milestone agreement which will support students towards achieving Bachelor Degrees in Computer Science or Business Administration. Applications are now open for Term 2, 2014-2015. Send in your applications now to be considered for financial aid for T2. Applications close on October 2, 2014. "Shai Reshef is bringing the university to millions of potential learners worldwide who would otherwise have little or no chance of earning a college degree"; read more in this interview with President Shai Reshef in the Christian Science Monitor President Shai Reshef spoke about disrupting higher education at the TED 2014 conference in Vancouver. Visit the TED blog to read more about UoPeople and what President Reshef had to say Microsoft 4Afrika provides scholarships, professional training from Microsoft, mentorship by Microsoft employees, internships, and job opportunities with Microsoft and their affiliates in Africa. HP Scholarship for Women is now available to any female UoPeople student. This special scholarship includes an internship as well as an opportunity for an HP employee mentor.
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University of the People (UoPeople) is the world's first non-profit, tuition- free, accredited online university dedicated to opening the gates to higher education for all individuals otherwise constrained.


The University embraces the worldwide presence of the Internet and dropping technology costs to bring tuition-free undergraduate degree programs to qualified high school graduates around the world. UoPeople offers Associates and Bachelors degree programs in Business Administration and Computer Science


With the support of academic leadership from top universities and having admitted more than 2,000 students from over 140 countries to date, UoPeople is well on its way to becoming a leader in global higher education.



UoPeople is a private institution accredited by the accrediting commission of the Distance Education and Training Council, approved to operate by the Bureau for Private Post-Secondary Education.

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