Making a difference

CMU-Africa students are trained in an African context, prepared to make a transformative difference in their communities and the world. Our alumni have made an incredible impact over the past decade, with 98% of employed graduates working in Africa in fields such as IoT, renewable energy, and cybersecurity.

Connect with our alumni

Contact Faith Rugema to connect with CMU-Africa alumni and learn more about our alumni impact across the continent

CMU-Africa is about to enter its second decade. There are now more than 200 students on campus representing 21 different African nations. CMU-Africa could not have achieved this milestone without the strong support from our active alumni. 

Alumni voices

Hear from CMU-Africa alumna and current Carnegie Mellon Ph.D. student Joan Nkiriki shares what the Sustainable Development Goals mean to her and her research:

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Alumni news

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