The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Centre in Kigali, Rwanda, opened on Saturday the 27th August 2016 with the arrival of the first cohort of students. The centre has welcomed its first intake of 44 students including 17 females from 10 countries after a challenging screening process of 295 applications.

For the 2016/2017 academic year, admitted students are from the following countries: Cameroon, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Sudan, Burundi, Nigeria, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania.

The pan-African students will take advantage of a first class learning environment at AIMS Rwanda. More, its multinational and cultural composition is a great setting for discussions, researches and interactions.

AIMS Rwanda is the 6th centre of excellence in Africa. The centre is located in Remera, a suburb of Kigali, KN 3.

For more about AIMS, refer to www.nexteinstein.org