Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda Students Create Real Time IT Solutions
During the third and fourth semesters of the Masters of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) program, teams of student from Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda (CMU-R) apply what they have learned to a real-world problem defined by an industry sponsor. This part of their program is known as the MSIT Practicum. READ MORE>>
Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda
Carnegie Mellon University has embarked on an exciting opportunity to transform graduate education in Africa. With a history of excellence in higher education and as a global thought leader in technology innovation, Carnegie Mellon is the first U.S. research institution offering degrees in Africa with an in-country presence.
Rwanda is poised to become East Africa's technology hub. However to ensure healthy growth in the nation's ICT sector and overall economy, a well trained workforce is essential. The ICT industry needs leaders who understand the balance between technology, business and innovation.
Addressing this need, Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda (CMU-R) is offering a Master of Science degree in Information Technology (MSIT) with a multidisciplinary curriculum that strikes a fine balance between technology, business, and innovation, preparing the next generation of IT leaders in East Africa and a Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MSECE) that provides students with an opportunity for in-depth specialization in aspect of the field.
Applications are currently open for August 2014 admission.