Strategic Partnership Overview. 

University of Lay Adventists of Kigali aims to be an innovative and resourceful
University that challenges our students and staff to realise their talent, for
their own benefit and for the wider good.

University of Lay Adventists of Kigali international strategy aims to deepen and further develop international connections and activities that enhance our teaching and research.

For UNILAK, these partnerships provide support for research and service missions; broaden the experience of their students and faculty; identify significant, interesting,
and relevant problems; enhance regional economic development; and increase employment opportunities for students.

Strategic International Aims

· To deepen and further develop international connections and activities that enhance our research, enterprise, teaching and learning through the Research Office.

· To embed internationalization in everything we do across our core activities at home and abroad, including promoting and supporting initiatives to internationalise our curriculum, establishing. collaborative teaching and learning opportunities for students both at home and abroad and in line with our Education and Research Strategy;

· To refocus/further align our international initiatives with global challenges and the United Nations’

Scope of Partnerships

· Visiting faculty and staff

· Joint research, service and entrepreneurial activity

· Exchanges of information and material

· Joint initiatives in research funding

· mobility/exchange of students

· Development of educational services, community services and international activities.

 List of MoUs Signed 

1.Inter-University Council for East Africa  (IUCEA)

2. Rwandan Organization of Private Higher Learning Institutions

3. Xinjiang institute of Ecology and Geography

4. The Canadian cooperative association

5. Rwanda Cooperatives Agency (RCA)

6. Association Rwandaise pour le development rural/ Eastern Province

7. Moshi University college of cooperative and business studies, Tanzania

8. IMF unguka

9.Institute of Policy  Analysis and Research-Rwanda (IPAR)

10. National commission of science and technology(NCST)

11. Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees(MIDMAR)

12.  University of Tennessee (USA) – https://www.utk.edu/

13.Woosong University (South Korea) – https://english.wsu.ac.kr/

14. Clark Atlanta University (USA) – https://www.cau.edu/

15. London Institute of Skills Development (United Kingdom) -https://londoninstitutesd.co.uk/

16. Hacettepe University (Turkey) – https://www.hacettepe.edu.tr/english/

17. Kyungdong University (South Korea) – https://global.kduniv.ac.kr/

18. Khazar University (Azerbaijan)- https://www.khazar.org/

19. University of St. Joseph  (MACAO) – https://www.usj.edu.mo/en/

20. Cyprus West University (Cyprus) – https://cwu.edu.tr/

21. The University of Texas at Austin – https://www.utexas.edu/

22. Dayananda Sagar University, Bangalore, INDIA –

23. Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, INDIA – https://www.jnu.ac.in/

24. Article 26 -https://www.article26.org

25. YonseiUniversity, South Korea -https://www.yonsei.ac.kr/