About Us

AIMS is an academic network that enables Africa’s talented students to become innovators who propel scientific, educational and economic self-sufficiency. The South African Centre is one of six centres of excellence across Africa, which include Ghana, Cameroon, Senegal, Tanzania, and Rwanda.

 Centre News

IMU Executive Committee engagement with mathematicians and graduate academics at SA universities

From 21 to 24 February...

AIMS South Africa Newsletter December 2019/January 2020


Using mathematical sciences for optimization in the world of business

“Optimization is...


2nd Practical Introduction to Deep Learning Workshop in April 2020

6-9 April 2020

Workshop on Integrable Systems and Orthogonal Polynomials – Numerical and Analytical Perspectives

27 April to 1 May 2020

2020 Gene Golub SIAM Summer School

20 – 31 July 2020


‘What do you get when you mix a telescope with an airplane?’ – By Karina Leppik

3 February 2020

‘Optimization is Ubiquitous – Even if Hidden under a Different Name’ – Hans Mittelmann

30 January 2020

AIMS Women In STEM Initiative hosts annual Mentoring and Networking Event

30 November 2019

Our Partners





AIMS Locations

AIMS NEI Global Secretariat, Rwanda

AIMS Cameroon

AIMS Ghana

AIMS South Africa

AIMS Tanzania

AIMS - NEI Canada

AIMS - NEI Germany


AIMS Senegal

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