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Welcome to AIMS Ghana

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - Ghana (AIMS Ghana) is a pan-African centre of excellence in education and research located at the scenic coastal town of Biriwa in the Central Region. We recruit talented students from all over Africa and prepare them for careers in Mathematical Sciences. Operating as a partnership between African and international universities, AIMS Ghana provides an innovative and relevant curriculum within a unique 24-hour learning environment.

Group Picture of AIMS/ICTP School and Workshop Participants

AIMS Ghana is excited to announce that the School and Conference on Homological Methods in Algebra and Geometry commenced on 1st August 2016, and will continue until this Friday, 12th August 2016!

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Research Project

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Ghana (AIMS Ghana) held its fourth graduation ceremony on June 25, 2016, at the Centre for National Culture, Cape Coast, to award forty-eight students with Master’s degrees in Mathematical Sciences.

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Prospective students

The AIMS Structured Master’s Programme is not a typical university programme. We look for the most talented and motivated students from across the African continent, recognising that grades are not always a good indication of potential. Taught by top international and local lecturers, the programme is supported throughout by tutors who work closely with the lecturers and students.

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Research Essays

The AIMS Ghana Taught Master's programme includes a research project, which makes up a third of the course. AIMS Ghana is accepting essay topic proposals for the 2015/2016 academic year. The closing date for submission is February 6, 2016.

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Poster for AIMS Ghana homological methods workshop

In collaboration with the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), AIMS Ghana is organizing a "School and Workshop on Homological Methods in Algebra and Geometry". The school and workshop will be held at the AIMS Ghana campus in Biriwa from 1st August to 12th August 2016.

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Group Picture of June 2015 Graduates

AIMS Ghana is offering bursaries to the value of at most $9 000 (typically at most $5000 for a full Masters and at most $9000 for a full PhD) to its recent graduates or alumni

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Participants and facilitators at pilot Mathematics Teacher Training Workshop

Biriwa, Ghana - 2 June, 2015

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Ghana (AIMS Ghana), a non-profit pan-African network of centres, has launched Mathematics Teacher Training Workshop Series to promote teaching and learning of mathematics, through outreach programmes, at all levels of education in Ghana.

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AIMS Ghana, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Chair

Applications are now open for the joint Research Chair in "Mathematics and its Applications" at AIMS Ghana, a partnership between the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and AIMS Ghana.

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Are you an excellent young researcher from Africa, an AIMS alumni or graduate from another institution in or outside of Africa? Do you intend to get established in an academic institution in an African country? This might be your opportunity to get your scientific career in Africa started as the next AIMS ARETÉ Junior Chair!

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Cape Town, South Africa – 31 October 2014 The Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) initiative in partnership with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, announces the opening of the NEF Fellows Programme which will identify 15 of Africa’s top young scientists, honoring their achievement and contributions to Africa and the world’s development at the premier NEF Global Gathering in October 2015 in Dakar, Senegal.

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Ottawa, Ontario (October 1) – The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, or AIMS, arrived on Parliament Hill this week with a stunning update on its Next Einstein Initiative. Though the next prodigy still eludes, with Canada's help AIMS has produced an impressive array of more than 731 graduates from 41 African nations with more than 30 per cent of these scholars being women.

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The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Ghana and the Institute of Physics (IOP), U.K, jointly organised the 2014 Entrepreneurship workshop at AIMS Ghana campus, from 14th -18th July 2014.

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Press Release: AIMS ARETÉ Junior Chairs programme launched in collaboration with the AIMS–Next Einstein Initiative and the Robert Bosch Stiftung Bringing back Africa’s own talent – A bright African scientist returns to Africa

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AIMS Alumni Research Grant Program

The continuous professional growth of AIMS students and alumni remains a top priority for the AIMS network. With generous support from the government of Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), and within the framework of the AIMS Research for Africa Project, AIMS is pleased to launch the AIMS Small Research Grant Program.

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Donate now

Donations can be made to AIMS Ghana in a variety of ways. Your funds will be used to support scholarships for outstanding students.

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Global Alumni Reunion

The first AIMS Global Alumni Reunion received 231 participants and was a great success with inspiring messages and discussions.

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