Mr. Aboubakry NIANE was appointed Chief Financing Officer for Higher Education on December 2, 2011.
Mr. NIANE is responsible for
• the allocation of financial resources among higher education institutions in Senegal,
• for negotiation, monitoring and performance contract accountability between universities and the Ministry higher Education.
• the Conduct of studies of ways and means to improve the effectiveness and relevance of the funding of institutions of higher education.
Mr. NIANE is a high ranking University administration officer and holds the positions of General Secretary of both the Faculty of Economics and Management and the Faculty of Education.
Mr. NIANE holds a Master’s degree in Biology, a Higher Degree in Geology, a major in Hydrogeology and an MBA in Business Administration .