The Commonwealth University, working jointly with the St Clements University, has successfully established a private university in the Republic of Benin. Named Ecole Superieure Universitaire St Clements & Commonwealth, the new private university was among the sixteen (16) newly approved private universities. Located at Akpakpa Kpankpan District in Cotonou, the new university is accredited to run courses in Management (Human Resource) and in Marketing.
According to the Founder of the University Professor David Iornem, the new university will take off in October 2016. The first set of students shall be admitted into the university to study for the Brevet Superieure (Associate Degree) lasting for two years under the French system of education. On completion of the Associate Degree, candidates will automatically move into the next two year course which will last for a further 2 years.
Professor Dodji Amouzouvi of the Republic of Benin Commission for Private Universities handing over Documents of Aproval of the Ecole Superieure Universitaire Cotonou to the Founder of the University, Professor David Iornem.