UNICAF

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UNICAF is the leading online platform offering affordable, quality higher education to underserved markets, in collaboration with reputable universities in the UK, US, Europe and Africa.
UNICAF partners with UK, US, European and African universities to offer online, quality higher education degrees to students in Africa and the world. Current partners include the University of South Wales (UK), the Marymount California University (USA), the University of Nicosia (Europe) and Unicaf University (Africa).
With recent technological advances, online education can be every bit as effective as traditional classroom teaching. UNICAF’s expertise in quality of delivery and in the provision of an extraordinary online student experience, have turned all UNICAF partnerships into a great success from the beginning.

TypePrivate
Founded2008
HQLarnaca, CY
Websiteunicaf.org
Employee Ratings2.3

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)323(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at UNICAF

Nicos Nicolaou

Nicos Nicolaou

Founder & CEO
Kevin Andrews

Kevin Andrews

Chief Academic Officer
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UNICAF Office Locations

UNICAF has offices in Larnaca and Greater London
Greater London, GB
152 City Rd
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UNICAF Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2008

UNICAF total Funding

$40 m

UNICAF latest funding size

$28 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

UNICAF investors

UNICAF's latest funding round in November 2018 was reported to be $28 m. In total, UNICAF has raised $40 m
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UNICAF Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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UNICAF Online and Social Media Presence

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UNICAF Blogs

Unicaf emerges as one of the top 100 employers in Nigeria

Unicaf has received a Certificate of Recognition as one of the top 100 employers in Nigeria from Jobberman, one of the best recruitment platforms in the country, with over 5 million reach. The post Unicaf emerges as one of the top 100 employers in Nigeria appeared first on Unicaf - Scholarship Progr…

University Education in Europe Goes Digital

In many European countries, university education is mainly provided by the state. This makes higher education affordable for the majority of citizens but ultimately leads to overcrowded, underfunded universities, which in many cases are less likely to be driven by academic excellence and more by the…

UNICAF UGANDA STUDENTS CELEBRATE THE END OF 2019 WITH A FUN QUIZ NIGHT

Unicaf Uganda invited students and friends to a fun quiz night at the Unicaf facilities in Kampala on the 20th of December. The event provided an opportunity to present the programmes offered by Unicaf’s partner universities in the UK: the University of Suffolk and Liverpool John Moores University, …

Unicaf Is Leading Sub-Saharan Africa’s International Higher-Education Market

In 2015, Unicaf had just about 12,000 students across Africa who have enrolled through its academic platform for either a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree programme. By January 2019, this figure has reached 25,000, bringing a whopping 108% growth in barely 4 years. Within the same period, wh…

Unicaf Students in Kenya Enjoy a Great Day out at Lake Nakuru National Park

Celebrating Kenya’s Independence day, or Jamhuri day, Unicaf offered around 30 students the chance to visit the magnificent Lake Nakuru National Park, one of Kenya’s finest nature reserves. The students and Unicaf staff escorting them set off very early in the morning from Nairobi and arrived at Nak…

THE UNICAF OPEN DAY IN ABUJA ATTRACTS A LARGE NUMBER OF VISITORS

The first Unicaf Open Day in Abuja was very successful. More than 250 visitors attended the event, held on the 23rd of November, at the Chelsea hotel in the city’s central business district. The post THE UNICAF OPEN DAY IN ABUJA ATTRACTS A LARGE NUMBER OF VISITORS appeared first on Unicaf - Scholars…
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UNICAF Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was UNICAF founded?

    UNICAF was founded in 2008.

  • Who are UNICAF key executives?

    UNICAF's key executives are Nicos Nicolaou and Kevin Andrews.

  • How many employees does UNICAF have?

    UNICAF has 323 employees.

  • Who are UNICAF competitors?

    Competitors of UNICAF include Crimson Education, Zovio and Cengage Learning.

  • Where are UNICAF offices?

    UNICAF has offices in Larnaca and Greater London.

  • How many offices does UNICAF have?

    UNICAF has 2 offices.