2020/2021 Academic Year

2020/21 Academic Year


The new academic year began on 16 November 2020, with the new intake of students arriving for the start of classes on 17 November. Thirty-four students, from nine African countries (including South Africa) have been accepted onto the new intake.

Note from Centre Director

It is always a pleasure to welcome new students to the AIMS family and I hope this will be a wonderful and life changing year for you. At AIMS you will be given many opportunities like meeting exceptional teachers and experts from all over the world.

Meet the visiting Lecturers

Visiting lecturers are an indispensable component of the AIMS training model. The engagement of renowned Professors from world-class laboratories and universities all over the world is an invaluable contribution to the training of AIMS Scholars.

Meet the Tutors

Tutoring at AIMS centres is an excellent opportunity to meet and work closely with highly-respected scientists from around the world, as well as brilliant and highly motivated students from across Africa.