What is eLearnAfrica?


eLearnAfrica: Africa's trusted source for online learning


eLearnAfrica is a social enterprise committed to increasing and expanding access to educational and professional development opportunities throughout Africa.  We use an innovative platform that connects users of all educational levels to high-quality content from trusted providers. 

By collaborating to generate content that facilitates learning, we are contributing to the social and economic transformation of the continent.

The eLearnAfrica online educational platform offers an array of opportunities to African students at every stage of higher education and career development, i.e. test prep and tutoring, individual courses from the world’s best universities, full degrees, vocational training, and industry-standard professional certifications.  It is accessible through desk-tops, as well as mobile devices.


 The eLearnAfrica portal:

  • A marketplace of educational and professional development courses from world-class sources
  • Easy-to-use platform accessible from mobile devices through the eLearnAfrica Mobile Application (available for free in the Goolge Play Store)
  • Appropriate for learners of all stages of post-secondary education (including university, vocational, and language learners)


Courses and full degree programs from trusted sources in dozens of fields:

  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) from highly prestigious universities
  • Degree-bearing on-line programs
  • Instructor-administered courses in the comfort of your own home


The system is highly advantageous for students:

  • The course selection process is simple - students can browse the entire catalogue, find classes and programs by subject, or use the key term search system
  • Every student has a Student Profile to easily manage their courses
  • A content discovery solution delivers personalized recommendations tailored to each user’s preferences