Bobson (MSIT'18) wins $10,000 at the Tigo Changemakers competition
Bobson Rugambwa took home the grand prize of $10,000 (8.2 million Rwandan Francs), with Gwiza, a mobile based core-banking system that enables Village Savings and Loan Association (VSLA) members build their financial track record by saving digitally.
Alumni Spotlight: Davy Uwizera
CMU-Africa alumnus Davy Uwizera (E’17) is the Facebook developer circle Lead in Kigali, Rwanda. Early in October, he was selected among the 20 most active leads in Africa to travel to Nairobi for training and also to attend the first TechCrunch Startup Battlefield in Africa.
- Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MSECE)
The 10-16 month MSECE program is for students who are interested in creating technology solutions not only for today, but for the future. Students are prepared to become engineering leaders through fundamental and hands-on courses in wireless networks, machine learning, data analytics, robotics, energy systems, internet of things, and software engineering.
- Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT)
The 16-20 month MSIT program strikes a fine balance between technology, business and innovation, preparing the next generation of ICT leaders in Africa. This program is for students interested in an interdisciplinary curriculum that covers key topics in data science, cyber security, software engineering and telecommunications among others.