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 Ratings1.9

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)268(+4%)

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

6 months 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 Online and Social Media Presence

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UNICAF Blogs

MBA in Health Management by Unicaf University Is Changing the Game on How Nigerian Health Professionals’ Study Abroad

  In 2018, the Nigerian House of Representatives disclosed that Nigerians spend over USD 1 billion (N360billion) yearly on medical treatment abroad, which is due to the poor healthcare sector and management in the country. The green chamber of the parliament further resolved to upgrade the health ca…

Why Nigerian IT Professionals Should Consider an MBA in Management Information Systems (MBA MIS)

Nigeria’s tech ecosystem is among the top 3 most talked about in Africa, and among the top 10 attractive markets in Africa for foreign investors. This isn’t a shocking revelation considering the country’s population nearly hitting 200 million, with fast-growing internet penetration. According to Int…

How to Get an MBA Scholarship in Kenya

Most people put off getting quality higher education because of the associated costs and time required to attain an MBA. This doesn’t have to be the case. Prospective students just need to approach the right institution and know the right process to follow in order to ensure that they land the scho…

How Your MBA Finance Can Help You Become a Successful Entrepreneur in Nigeria

Starting a business in Nigeria has become the dream of many entrepreneurs lately. This can be attributed to the impressive successes that have been recorded around the startup sector. More specifically, the FinTech startups are doing impressively well. In 2018, out of the USD114 million reportedly …

Online Master’s Degree: Things You Should Know Before You Sign Up

  You have finally settled in a career path. You are now looking to grow professionally by securing a master’s degree in your desired field. The only challenges you face are time and the associated costs. To overcome these challenges, you decide on an online master’s degree with affordable tuition f…

How Unicaf University’s MBA Oil and Gas Management Can Increase Opportunities for Nigerian Oil & Gas Professionals

Nigeria, as the largest producer of oil in Africa, and among the top 20 producers in the World, continues to enjoy a flourishing and promising oil and gas sector. But many of the senior level jobs within this sector are occupied by expatriates. This is due to the shortfall of local human capital exp…
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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 268 employees.

  • Who are UNICAF competitors?

    Competitors of UNICAF include XanEdu, Bridgepoint Education and Elsmere Education.

  • Where are UNICAF offices?

    UNICAF has offices in Larnaca and Greater London.

  • How many offices does UNICAF have?

    UNICAF has 2 offices.