Education is core to MIT and a major opportunity for collaboration between universities, schools, teachers, and learners across Africa.
MIT Initiatives + Programs
MIT is home to ground-breaking education intiatives and programs with a strong focus on African collaborations.
MIT hosts and provides funding for African fellows, and supports members of the MIT community, through intensive, educational fellowships.
Resources on Campus
On the MIT campus there are programs and spaces to support educational engagements
Applying to MIT
We encourage learners from across Africa and those interested in exploring themes relevant to Africa to apply for admission at MIT.
Recent News & Events
On 15 and 16 July 2019, CUT hosted Prof. Hazel Sive of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) who led a workshop on Educating with Problem-Solving Approaches under the auspices of MIT-Africa Initiative. This initiative [...]
Forbes - “Macro indicators show good performance, but below the surface, there are economic and social issues that threaten the cohesion of Ghanaian society.” With these words of both optimism and caution, Hamdiya Ismailia, the [...]
CNN - Oriola Oluwaseyi, 32, makes her way through the busy streets of Ajegunle, a low-income community in Nigeria's commercial center, Lagos. The Nigerian mother of four is pushing through people and things in the [...]