At the heart of Liberia, and the World, RKU is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Celebrating diversity among our staff and students; broadening participation in higher education; engaging with local, national and international communities – all of these are part of what we do and who we are. RKU was founded in 2017, as a celebratory to the Great 14 years Political War in Liberia. The RKU, University has a proud history of motivated projects through Grace International Bible University that lead to amazing discoveries. .

Online Degree Programs at RKU RKU goal is to inspire its students to define their purpose in life, mission, and legacy. We seek the progression of each student through their program at RKU, which serves as a connection that allows them to reach their full potential and achieve their dreams. RKU offers Postgraduate and Graduate distance learning programs. .

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RKU VISION & MISSIONEducation is Our passion

Our Vision

The Vision of Rudolph Kwanue University is to: Provide excellent educational services, to build the minds of people, and to produce world class leaders for job opportunities and better future. .

Our Mission

Our Mission is to: Focus on promoting Christian principles, Prioritize the interest of our students, offer affordable tuition to our students, Provide quality services to our students, Show care and respect to all members, Partners with other institutions.

RKU Online program

With students in over 151 countries, RKU and Grace Intl. Bible University is connected and affiliated with many major World Universities, we seek to enroll students up to Graduates level through our Affiliate institutions online


The Rudolph Kwanue University has spacious Nineteen available classrooms for teaching which can accommodate at least 40 students or maximum 50 students. The classes are built for multipurpose: teaching and offices use

RUDOLPH KWANUE UNIVERSITY ProgrammesOur Motto "Education is our passion”

RKU will support you to achieve your goals as we did with thousands of our international Alumni through Grace International Bible University.


Is it possible to attend college if I did not graduate from High School?

you may enter RKU. Rudolph Kwanue University on a probationary status. If you maintain grades of "C" or better for one year, you will be moved to Standard Status.

How do I know if I need an evaluation?

If you have two or more years ministry experience and/or education beyond high school, you will benefit from an evaluation

Do you offer credit for ministry experience?

Yes, we will evaluate all of your ministry experience and apply as much credit as possible.

How do I get started?

If you fill out an application and send it into our office with all other pertinent paperwork, we will give you direction very quickly.

Fulfill your needs

Our Primary goal at Rudolph Kwanue University is to accommodate adult students by meeting their individual needs. For this reason, our degree programs are flexible and have been designed for accessible accomplishment.


RKU Profile information

University Name: Rudolph Kwanue UniversityFounding date: June 1, 2017
Founder's name: Bishop Prof. Rudolph Q. Kwanue, Snr.PHD.

Nationality: Liberian Level of Degree Programs: Locally, First Degree And Internationally: Post Graduate and Graduate* .


Your right to Education.

Based on Human Rights At RKU, we believe Education is a fundamental Human Right. Programs are based on open learning. This paradigm shift in educational methodology increase access, sustainability and affordability .


RKU = Connection.

Because you are Unique and Unrepeatable RKU is the bridge so you can achieve your dreams. We are a higher learning institution concerned about generating cultural development alternatives likely to be sustained in order to lead to a more efficient administration of the world village and its environment; exerting human and community rights through diversity with the ultimate goal of the satisfaction and evolution of the world.

RK University Libraries


RKU E-library Website:

  • www.ellib.org

The Rudolph Kwanue University (RKU) Library supports the curricular needs of students and faculty. The Library hours are posted on the university‘s website.RKU-University and GIBU is a member of LWEUBC which is also member in a consortium of Charlotte academic libraries, which circulates, print books and other materials between member institutions


e-library on WhatsApp:

  • +231-778-506-462

The Library‘s Discovery Service gives students online access to multiple electronic materials such as journal and newspaper articles, e-books, and thesis or dissertations.Books and other resources can be requested via the Discovery Service and collected or returned at participating (LWEBUC) libraries.

RK University LeadersMeet rku International Leaders

Bishop Prof. Rudolph Q. Kwanue, Sr.PhD.
Founder and International Director

RKU Payment PlanBelow is About our payment plan and Method

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50% Fees payment at registration

Due to the current financial situation, the University offers students a payment plan on tuition fees alone.

All other fees must be paid in full at the time of registration. If a student or sponsor is approved for a payment plan for tuition, the requirement will be a minimum of 50% at the time of registration; 25% before mid-term examinations and the balance 25% later than two weeks before final examinations.

In addition, registration and fees other than tuition are non-refundable except where it is indicated otherwise
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Modern Learning Materials

The College is progressively moving towards modern facilities in uplifting learning process. The whiteboard is gradually replacing the traditional blackboard structure in the college.

As of now, the classroom sitting accommodation is appreciable and can march the surplus students while the college is preparing to purchase more and provide sitting accommodation around the campus for students. About 500 wooden Desks and 100 Arm Chairs for instructional rooms and have been available for the use of the auditorium

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Convenience Learning Environment

The Rudolph Kwanue University (RKU) is housed in five (5) buildings. All are concrete block structures with modern equipment and facilities. The building one(1) is the main administrative building that housed the administrative staff including the President, Vice Presidents, Human Resource Directors, Dean of Students, Procurement Directorate, Comptroller, Store room and the Facility Manager. Building 1, Administrative office entirely with all offices. It also contains the teachers’ lounge, Admission and records, and kitchen for Barefoot College yet to be operated. Building 2, is used for Auditorium/ Chapel Services Building 3, is used for Students intellectual activities Buildings 4&5 are occupied by class rooms and other uses.

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     RKU fully Accredited By QAHE

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Performance Review Report of Rudolph Kwanue University By QAHE

RKU Accreditation & Recognition

  • RKU has made all the standards prescribe by The Accreditation Committee concerning Higher education quality and is fully accredited by QAHE.


    duly recognized Rudolph Kwanue University and grant the above membership certificates to RKU .



    Rudolph Kwanue University


    has Six Faculties/ Colleges with 47 Departments 

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RK University AffiliatesBelow are some of rku affiliate world-wide