Catching up with the AIMS-Ishango Data Science and A.I Fellowship Program

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), in partnership with ISHANGO recently launched the Data Science & Artificial Intelligence (AI) Fellowship Program at AIMS Rwanda.     The fellowship program aims to boost the African data science graduates’ employment prospects through a fully funded, three-month fellowship, where fellows will be upskilled with technical and soft skills to prepare them for the

AIMS Rwanda receives new German Research Chair.

Qn: Tell us about yourself.  My name is Abebe Geletu. I was born and raised in the Southern part of Ethiopia.   Qn: So, how did you join AIMS?    I didn’t ever imagine that I would work at AIMS. It came by chance. I felt my place was in Africa, I had written projects for 5 years and wondered what kind of projects could be done in Africa.   While in Germany, I learned how to use

AIMS Rwanda Celebrates the World Teachers’ Day.

No matter where one might be in the world, chances are that a teacher left a positive impact on their life- someone who helped you finally grasp a challenging concept or experience a learning moment that defined your classroom experience.   In 1966, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation passed the ILO/UNESCO Recommendation concerning the

Eradicating Errors in Rwandan Government Documents; The Impact of AIMS Alumnus

In his education journey, Aime Ishimwe Beza joined the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Rwanda from 2018-2020 for his MSc. in Mathematical Sciences, Cooperative Education Program. He observed that Rwanda generated a lot of data that needed analysing for solutions using mathematical sciences. In his quest to become a Data Scientist, he joined AIMS, following

Jackeline Kipkemboi in a Quest to Fight Climate Change Through Big Data Analytics

   Climate change has disastrous effects on the environment affecting almost all facets of human life, including political, economic, social, technological, legal, and environmental. Consequently, Africa needs experts who can accurately monitor weather patterns, offer accurate predictions of the weather patterns, and develop practical and mathematical models with workable solutions.    Enter Jackeline Kipkemboi, an African

Storytime with Willy Carlos: The chronicles of my internship journey

   Q: Tell us about yourself?  My name is Willy Carlos from Cameroon. I am a dedicated computer scientist (Mathematician) passionate about the Internet of Things (IoT) and Data Sciences. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science and Mathematics at the University of Douala Cameroon, a Master in computer sciences from Yaounde  University Cameroon, and

AIMS Rwanda Graduates 41 Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  AIMS Rwanda Graduates 41 Students  Kigali, July 9, 2021 – The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Rwanda will hold a virtual ceremony to honour 41 graduates (37% women) from 14 African countries, recipients of the AIMS Masters in Mathematical Sciences. Featuring a virtual commencement address by AIMS CEO Lydie Hakizimana, the ceremony will mark AIMS Rwanda’s

African Institute for Mathematical Sciences and Ishango partner to connect data science graduates to international opportunities

Ishango, a social enterprise creating highly skilled jobs in Africa and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), Africa’s first and largest network of centres for innovative post-graduate training in mathematical sciences, have announced a partnership to connect top African data scientists  with international work experience opportunities. The partnership will boost African data science graduates’

AIMS Rwanda Partners with iSQl

Kigali, March 8th 2021 – The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Rwanda (AIMS Rwanda) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Software Quality Institute GmbH (iSQl) to provide a framework for the deliverance of various iSQl certifications, facilitate networking with international IT organisations, as well as joint marketing and public engagement initiatives. “AIMS Rwanda