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Opening of the 2012-2013 applications

If you wish to study at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, now is the time! The applications are now open (until Mach 31st, 2012) for the August 2012 intake. This year, you can chose to study in Ghana (to … Continue reading

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Prof. Neil Turok at Google’s Zeitgeist 2011

In the video below, you’ll hear Neil Turok explain the vision that brought him to found the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences. Google Zeitgeist is a series of events at which great minds of our time share their inspiration.

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AIMS Senegal – what atmosphere!

As I write this, part of the global elite in the mathematical sciences converges on a small town in Senegal, West Africa. The reason for the celebration is the opportunity created for more than 30 brilliant minds from across Africa … Continue reading

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AIMS Sénégal is about to open

News of the opening has already spread to African news websites, such as As the new institute welcomes new students and tutors and its first academic year, everyone is preparing to welcome distinguished guests from a number of governments … Continue reading

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AIMS features in Nature magazine

This week, Nature has issued an Africa Special number. In it, features a long article by Neil Turok about AIMS and the Next Einstein Initiative. You can read the full Africa issue here, Neil’s article about AIMS here, and download … Continue reading

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