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Africa Renewal University


Africa Renewal University (originally Gaba Bible Institute) is an evangelical, non-denominational, bible-based ministry, founded in January 2007 with a vision to equip Christian leaders for the transformation of society in East Africa. ARU seeks to develop a new generation of Christian leaders whose lives are transformed by rigorous study of Scripture, impassioned love for God and faithful service to the nations as the body of Christ.

ARU is located in Kampala, Uganda and is a correspondent member of the Accrediting Council for Theological Education in Africa (ACTEA).


The following programs are designed to give Children's Workers in the church and Christian ministries a biblical foundation and the practical skills necessary to work with children at risk. Graduates will be equipped to share the compassion of Christ and hope of the Gospel to the orphaned, abused and abandoned children throughout East Africa.

Diploma in Child Development (64 credit hours)

Bachelor of Arts in Child Development (96 credit hours)

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