Student Life

Build lifelong friendships and network with fellow students who share your interests, passions, and perspectives.

Our institute takes full advantage of its location in one of the most vibrant and diverse cities in the world. The Doyen Institute’s mission drives our focus on quality professional education for all and service to our neighbors in need.

Since our founding in 2017, The Doyen Institute has redrawn and redefined the boundaries of intellectual and creative thought as a preeminent professional development center for Africa. Our rigorous, multidimensional approach to education dissolves walls between disciplines and helps nurture progressive minds. At our institute, students have the academic freedom to shape their unique, individual paths for a complex and rapidly changing world.


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Public Programs & Events

Doyen Institute public programs and events, both in person and online, offer viewers a chance to ask questions, discover new ideas, make connections, and find a community of people ready to engage with what’s happening in the world.

Are you ready to take the next step toward your future career?