MSc in Embedded and Mobile Systems: 2nd Call for Applications Open NOW


The Master of Science (MSc) in Embedded and Mobile Systems (EMoS) is a programme by coursework offered by the Centre of Excellence for ICT in East Africa (CENIT@EA) providing you with the skills required by the industry for the digital transformation. Whether you want to work in a company or start your own business.

27 students from East Africa have already begun to study the MSc EMoS at the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) in Arusha, Tanzania, as the first cohort. Now it is your chance.

2nd call for application open NOW until 10 November 2019

“In Africa ICT is very important because we can exchange information, we can make, we can do, anything we want. In Africa if we continue to grow ICT we can make our own devices and through this continue to develop.” (Deo Irankunda, EMoS student, Burundi)

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply for admission at NM-AIST ( and thereafter they can apply for a full scholarship at CENIT@EA (

Female applicants are encouraged to apply, special attention is given to the female researchers at NM-AIST. 

“I encourage women to get more involved in technical courses. It’s the future.” (Gloriose Nlasangamariya, EMoS student, Rwanda)

How to apply to the EMoS programme: and

How to apply for a scholarship of the CENIT@EA project:

For assistance or more inquiries on general admission, applications write to or call +255 628 183 676 during office hours.

NM-AIST in partnership with:

University of Oldenburg| German Aerospace Centre
University of Dar es Salaam | University of Technology and Arts Byumba
Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
HTW University of Applied Sciences in Berlin