Created in 2012, the Online Training Centre is a centre for higher education online studies based in Burkina Faso.
OTC explores the strengths and possibilities of information and communication technologies and offers numerous online programmes.
OTC offers its expertise, experience, technological tools and pedagogical know-how to guide students both in terms of their academic success and professional integration.
The quality of its courses and consistent technological innovation have enabled OTC to obtain accreditation for its programmes from international bodies as well as to be awarded prestigious excellence prizes such as the “International Star for Leadership Quality” award in Paris in June 2014.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.


FEDE European degrees offered: Tourism, The Hotel Industry
  • Foundation Degree Tourism and Hospitality
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Tourism and Hospitality
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Spa Business Management
  • European Master’s Degree Tourism Management and Strategies
Logistics, Transport, Procurement
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Transport and Logistics
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Supply Chain
  • European Master’s Degree Logistics
Communication, Marketing
  • Foundation Degree Marketing
  • Foundation Degree Communication
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Marketing
  • European Bachelor’s Degree International Marketing
  • European Bachelor’s Degree E-Commerce
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Communication
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Communication majoring in Public Relations
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Journalism
  • European Master’s Degree Communication: Advertising Strategies and Digital Communication Speciality
  • European Master’s Degree E-Commerce
Information Technology
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Information Technology and Networks
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Information Technology, Networks and Security
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Digital and Multimedia Techniques
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Webmaster
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Mobile Application Development
  • European Master’s Degree Information Technology
Environment, Sustainable Development
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Environmental Techniques
  • European Master’s Degree Environmental and Energy Management
  • European Master’s Degree Sustainable Operations Management
Management, Administration
  • Foundation Degree Small and Medium Enterprise Management
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Executive Assistant
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Retail Administration and Management
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Entrepreneurship
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Small and Medium Enterprise Management
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Real Estate
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Quality, Security Environment
  • European Master’s Degree Business Management and Strategy
Finance, Banking, Insurance
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Retail Bank Manager
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Commercial Banking
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Finance
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Wealth Management, Insurance, Banking
  • European Master’s Degree International Private Banking
  • European Master’s Degree Financial Management and Strategies
Human Resources
  • European Bachelor’s Degree Human Resources Administrative Assistant
  • European Master’s Degree Human Resources Management

Other programmes and certificates:

OTC offers almost 100 different courses across the following programmes of study:
  • Banking, Finance and Accounting - Project and Programme Monitoring/Evaluation Project and Programme Management - Master’s Degree: Business Administration - Administrative Accounting and Financial Management - Communication - Commerce - Design - Environment and Energy - Water and Sanitation Administration - IT Networks and Telecommunication - Management - Public Health - Transport and Logistics


OTC is affiliated to the FEDE doctoral school and offers FEDE DBAs (Doctorate of Business Administration).


International exchange programmes:
  • International certification seminars with monitoring/evaluation
Courses taught in english:



  • E-learning courses
  • Training in person
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Diploma and certificate mobility (Canadian, European, etc.)
  • Experienced tutors
  • Scientific and university magazine
  • Campus jobs



  • Number of students: 500 students/year
  • Percentage or number of foreign students: 41 different nationalities trained or 80%
  • Number of teaching staff: Around a hundred lecturers and a thousand tutors
  • Percentage of international lecturers: 50%
  • Number of Ph.D. holders: 40%
  • Partnerships: Sciences-Campus University, OTC International, National Union of Private Secular Educational Institutions of Burkina Faso, MBA Accreditation, ICDE, IIT, ESAD, USB
  • Accreditations: 3 international accreditations (MBA Accreditation, CAMES, 2INQ)
  • Excellence awards: International Star for Leadership in Quality Award
  • Contact for registration: Tel: 00226 77200026/ 00226 70 11 00 57 /00226 70 01 05 05 - otc@otc-mail.com - Skype: otcforum