Welcome to Dei Institute

- Online University (DIOU)

At Dei Institute - Online University (DIOU), we are revolutionizing education for the digital age. Our motto, "Verus Discendum, Verus Impactus," reflects our unwavering commitment to authentic learning and real-world impact. By harnessing cutting-edge technology, we transcend geographical boundaries, offering flexible access to course materials, direct interaction with instructors, and dynamic peer collaboration. Our innovative online learning platform empowers students worldwide to pursue their educational goals from anywhere, at any time. Join us and experience the future of education today.

Our Vision

To be a global Online University in providing accessible, high-quality online education that empowers learners to achieve their full potential and make a positive.

Our Mission

To transform lives through innovative online education, guided by Accessibility, Excellence, Innovation, Student-Centered Approach, Global Perspective, and Continuous Improvement.


Officially Registered: DIOU by Government of NCT Delhi, Reg. No. 2023113853

Our Educational Philosophy

At DIOU, we believe in a holistic approach to education that goes beyond academics. Our educational philosophy emphasises:

Holistic Development 

We strive to nurture students' intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth, empowering them to become well-rounded individuals.

Lifelong Learning

Learning is a lifelong journey, and we instill a growth mindset in our students, encouraging them to embrace continuous learning and adaptability.

Real-World Relevance

Our programs are designed to be relevant to the demands of the real world. We equip students with practical skills and knowledge that align with current industry trends and challenges.

Flexibility in Learning

DIOU offers a flexible learning environment that allows our students to tailor their education schedule. With us, you have the freedom to learn at your own pace, whether it's full-time or part-time.

Affordability and Cost-Effectiveness

Regardless of financial limitations, we believe that everyone should have access to high-quality education. Our online university is dedicated to offering a low-cost education that does not impose outrageous fees for tuition on students.


DIOU is honored to hold global accreditation, reflecting our steadfast commitment to top-tier academic standards and institutional excellence. This validates our dedication to providing a prestigious education to our students through rigorous evaluations.

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Study with Confidence at DIOU!

DIOU is the first online university offering insurance coverage for both inbound and outbound programs in the USA through International Student Insurance. Contact us now to learn more!

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DIOU Approved: Added to Harvard Business Publishing Education Teacher Program.

DIOU Partners with Coursera, World's Largest Platform.

DIOU: Approved AWS Educate Partner, Unleashing Innovation.

DIOU Partners with Google Cloud: Empowering Education.

DIOU joins StudyPortal: Reach 40M+ Users!.

DIOU now available via European Commission's Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps with ID: E10359139.

DIOU excels in global rankings, showcasing academic excellence and innovation.

 Dei Institute-Online University (DIOU) is now listed on the prestigious GoAbroad.com platform!. 

Dei Institute - Online University (DIOU) is now listed on College & University Tiktok Directory.

DIOU - Virtual Moonlight to the Digital Education Wilderness

DIOU - Guiding your educational journey through the digital wilderness. Our virtual moonlight illuminates unexplored realms, revealing the richness of digital education. Each step with DIOU is a discovery, expanding your horizon. Let us be your guiding light in the world of online learning.

DIOU Schools

Tailored education for your passions. Peace, Entrepreneurship, Graduate Studies, Law, Teaching. Unlock your potential here.

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DAIE Accreditation: Degrees in Education specializing in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. Diplomas to Doctorates offered.

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Dei Institute-Online University (DIOU) now is available in Times Higher Education's world university rankings. And listed among the top Tanzanian universities according to the Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings 2023. Want to know our latest world rank? LEARN MORE

DIOU a changemaker for a Changing World,

Promoting Global Sustainable development.

Dei Institute - Online University (DIOU) is a Changemaker for a Changing World, promoting global sustainable development through accessible education, sustainable practices, and fostering a global perspective. We empower students to become responsible leaders, making a positive impact on the world and shaping a brighter future. Together, we create a more sustainable and inclusive world through education.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - Dei Institute - Online University (DIOU)

1. What programs and courses does DIOU offer? 

DIOU offers a wide range of degree programs and courses to cater to diverse interests and career paths. Our offerings include Micro® - Credentials in effective leadership, Associate Degree in Effective Leadership Course, Bachelor of Arts in Effective Leadership by Research, Master by Research (MAR) in Effective Leadership, Doctor of Philosophy by Research in Effective Leadership, as well as specialized programs like Diploma, Bachelor, Masters, and Doctorate Degree in Education with a specialization in Curriculum and Instruction. We also provide various other professional Leadership courses, ensuring our students have ample opportunities for growth and development.

2. How does online learning work at DIOU? 

At DIOU, we are at the forefront of innovative online learning. Our state-of-the-art online platform empowers students to access course materials, actively engage with instructors and peers through interactive discussions, and submit assignments conveniently from any corner of the world. This flexible approach allows students to manage their learning journey effectively.

3. Can you tell us more about the history of DIOU? 

DIOU was founded in 2020 by visionary educators and professionals who envisioned a transformative educational platform that goes beyond physical boundaries. Their dedication to making a positive impact on learners' lives laid the foundation for DIOU's mission to provide a holistic and accessible educational experience.

4. Who is the Founding President of DIOU, Dr. Avitus Leonard? 

Dr. Avitus Leonard, our esteemed Founding President, is a pastor, author, and thought leader in the realms of leadership, theology, and philosophy. He has developed two groundbreaking leadership theories: THE HEPE THEORY, which emphasizes humbleness, teachability, emotional intelligence, and personal expansion, and "You Must Know How to Feed Your Cow," an analogy highlighting the importance of prioritizing employees' well-being to drive success and sustainable growth in organizations.

5. Does DIOU collaborate with other universities? 

Yes, DIOU actively collaborates with other universities through our reseller programs. These partnerships enrich our course offerings, allowing us to provide a diverse range of specialized courses that align with our commitment to excellence in education.

6. How can I apply to DIOU's programs? 

The application process at DIOU is straightforward. Visit our website at https://dei-institute.teachable.com/, where you will find detailed information about our programs and the steps to apply. Our admissions team is also available to assist you throughout the process.

7. How does DIOU prioritize student success and well-being? 

At DIOU, student success and well-being are at the core of our educational approach. We offer comprehensive academic support, personalized counseling, and resources to ensure our students have a rewarding and fulfilling learning experience.
8. Are DIOU's courses accredited? 

Yes, all our courses are fully accredited, providing our students with a reputable and recognized education that prepares them for future success. For any additional questions or further information, please do not hesitate to contact our admissions team at [email protected] or +255677424916.

Welcome to DIOU, where knowledge knows no bounds and potential finds its purpose.

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