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Our advantages

  • Accessibility at any time of the year ;
  • Scientific training in accordance with the international norms, garanteed by différent partnerships ;
  • Qualified, experienced with a high background from Benin, Ivory Coast and France;
  • Balance between professional education and scientifique research ;
  • Strict but with mutual respect and convivial relations betwen Administration;
  • Pedagogic equipment meeting modern time requirement (computer room, language laboratory, virtual librairy, etc.);
  • Modern administration for students and lecturers ;
  • Possibilities of internsip at Nantes or at Paris for master 2 project topic writing in french language.

The President

The President of IUB is University lecturer Albert Gandonou. Holder of a PHD in Arts, in Grammar and in Stylistique obtained at the University of Paris-Sorbonne in France, he has been lecturer during many years in many countries such as: Gabon, Ivoiry Coast and of course Benin. These numeral experiences are now, used to help youth education, the elite of an emerging and thriving Benin. He has written several books of which some was awarded a price. We can name among others: « Louis Hunkanrin ou la Grande France », Ed. Etincelle, 1994, « Roman ouest africain de Langue française: étude de langue et de style », Ed. Karthala, 2002, « Lettre de prison » Ed. Etincelle, 2011 and the last one « Comment je suis redevenu Africain » Ed. Etincelle.

The Institute

The « Institut Universitaire du Bénin » (IUB) is an association established by about fifteen members, who, most of them are aware of the educatif system. The association IUB is registred under n° 2001-455 MISD/DC/SG/DAI/SAAP-Assoc on september 26th, 2001.

IUB is a higher education private school located at Aïdjèdo, in the 6th arrondissement of Cotonou. It is opened since October 2002 with the autorization of the government of Republic of Benin by decree N° 2002-067/MESRS/CAB/DC/SG/DPP/SP.

Since 2006, the given teachings at IUB are supervised by the scientific and pedagogic board of the University of Bouaké (UB) in Ivory Coast. Based on this strict supervision, the University of Bouaké signs the degree issued by IUB and on that account give to them the CAMES label.

IUB has an International Center of English and French Language which welcome worldwide students for foreign language study, english for french speakers students and french for englih speaker students. IUB also has within itself a virtual library pened all the day til 10 p.m. Thus, students has internet all the day for their researches.

The Scientific Board

It is made up of brillant lecturers with several years’ experiences and all registered in CAMES. The Chairman of the Scientific Board is University lecturer Augustin Aïnamon.


IUB has two main objectives :

  • Ensure students a higher education and training of quality in adequation with job opportunities in order to promote a harmonious and an effective integration of the holder of qualification in the modern society in Benin, in Afrca and all around the world.

  • Provide development actors in post in companies, in public services and in non-governmental organizations, advanced classes or post-university.