It is no longer necessary to demonstrate it: economic development requires the development of knowledge. However, in Africa, the necessary training is not always available and when students want to go abroad, often they cannot due to lack of money and visa restrictions. If they do leave, it promotes brain drain. Hence, the idea of the Digital University for Africa (DUA). Operating on the basis of distance education, with cameras, videos and computer screens, the DUA aims to create digital connections to enable students in Africa to benefit without having to relocate.restrictions. If they do leave, it promotes brain drain. Hence, the idea of the Digital University for Africa (DUA). Operating on the basis of distance education, with cameras, videos and computer screens, the DUA aims to create digital connections to enable students in Africa to benefit without having to relocate.