Prospective Students-Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda - Carnegie Mellon University

Prospective Students

Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda is offering a Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) and a Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MSECE)

The MSIT is preparing the next generation of technology managers and innovators through a multidisciplinary curriculum that covers key topics in ICT, such as mobile applications, information security and networking, and software engineering, as well as critical business areas such as market planning, strategic business plan, operations and entrepreneurship.

To apply for the MSIT program, applicants must follow our application requirements. If you have any questions about the application process, please send an email to the CMUR admissions office.


The MSECE program provides students with a thorough background in the fundamentals of electrical or computer engineering, as well as the opportunity for in-depth specialization in some particular aspect of these fields. Upon enrollment in the department, students are given the opportunity, with the help of a faculty advisor, to choose an educational program that is consistent with their backgrounds and is best suited to their own academic goals.

To apply for the MSECE program, applicants should follow the application requirements from Electrical and Computer Engineering a department of the college of Engineering. For information about the application process, send an email to the ECE Admissions Office.


CMU-R's graduate student tuition is set by Carnegie Institute of Technology. Please note the other non-tuition fees listed are not applicable to CMU-R students. Applicants may also want to review the opportunities for financial aid. Classes for the MSIT and MSECE program for the academic year of 2014-2015 will begin in August 2014.