National Steering Committee
Each participating government will constitute a National Steering Committee (NSC) through the ministry responsible for higher education to support and supervise the project at the national level. The NSC is tasked with the semi-annual review of performance, withdrawal applications and implementation planning and support but with no day to day implementation or approvals. The composition of the NSC will be defined by each country, which could include representatives from the ministry responsible for higher education, the Ministry of Finance, relevant line ministries related to the focus area of the ACEs, the Vice Chancellors from the ACE hosting universities and the private sector.
The African Center of Excellence for Innovative Teaching and Learning Mathematics and Science (ACEITLMS) based at the University of Rwanda-College of Education (UR-CE) is pleased to invite applications from interested and qualified candidates for admission in the PhD (by Research) program in Mathematics and Science Education. ACEITLMS will offer financial assistance to selected Rwandan and African citizens. The last date of application is July 10, 2017. Read More
The Africa Centre of Excellence in the Internet of Things is out to attract PhD candidates in what is a new concept in the field of computing which has the potential to boost Africa’s development through innovation. Full Story
The African Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACE IoT) based at the University of Rwanda recently concluded a one-week workshop that finalised the curriculum that will be used to deliver academic programs at the newly established Center. ACEIoT aims to educate and train African researchers in the field of IoT who will develop and deploy innovative IoT-enabled services. Read More