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Master’s Degree Programme in Finland (University of Eastern Finland)

The University of Eastern Finland offers scholarships for non-EU/EEA students.

The next application period will be open 1.11.2017-31.1.2018 for the programme 2018 – 2020

Kagame to Cabinet: We must do things differently

After officiating the swearing-in ceremony of the new Cabinet, President Kagame called on ministers to do things differently.


Embassy is closed Friday 1 September

The Embassy is closed Friday 1 September on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.

Regional cooperation key to growth of tourism – Kagame

President Paul Kagame has said that the African tourism sector can accelerate its pace of growth by increasing regional and continental collaboration which would ease movement of citizens.

President Kagame with top officials at the Annual World Tourism Conference in Kigali yesterday. Left-right; US Ambassador to Rwanda Erica Barks-Ruggles, Florizelle Liser, the CEO of Corporate Council for Africa; Dr Mukhisa Kituyi, the UNCTAD secretary-general; and Clare Akamanzi, the CEO of Rwanda Development Board. Village Urugwiro.


Source: The New Times

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Uppsala University Officials visit University of Rwanda

On Monday the 21st August 2017 a delegation from one of Sweden’s best Universities visited the University of Rwanda to discuss possible areas of future collaboration. The Swedish team was led by Prof. Leif Kirsebom, a specialist in cell and molecular biology and others in the delegation included Kay Svensson, the university deputy director, Monica Martensson, Cecilia Oman and Helena Eklund.

Source: University of Rwanda website.

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