Education Ministry to transform teaching of Mathematics

The Minister of Education has pledged to collaborate with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), Ghana and other mathematics Bodies to make the teaching of the subject more practical and lovely. The Minister said the contributions of AIMS would be a strong foundation to empower prospective and mathematics teachers to be professional, identify the

AIMS Ghana Holds Two-Day Orientation for 2020/2021 Structured Master’s Students

The management of AIMS Ghana organized a two-day orientation program for the 2020/2021 cohort of the Taught Master student on the 12th and 13th October 2020 at the AIMS Ghana campus. The orientation introduced students to the AIMS academic life, acclimatize students to the AIMS environment, and provided an opportunity for students to meet the

MasterCard Foundation Scholars hold Final Council Meeting

The 2019/2020 cohort of Mastercard Foundation Scholars at AIMS Ghana held their final Council meeting on 24th June 2020, during which the Scholars reviewed their activities for the year and socialized. In her message, the Program Manager, Mrs. Beauty Beatrice Kwawu delivered a presentation on ‘How to navigate your Career in Uncertain Times’, and congratulated the

AIMS Ghana Pays a Courtesy Call on the University of Cape Coast

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), Ghana, on 16th September, 2020 called on the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, Prof. Johnson Nyarko Boampong. The purpose of the visit was to discuss issues pertaining to the continuous partnership between the two institutions. During the meeting, Dr. Prince K. Osei, the President of AIMS Ghana,

Seminar: “Time after AIMS”

Prof. Ulrich Kraehmer with the Institute for Geometry – TU Dresden, Germany, and Prof. Daniel Wohns with the Perimeter Institute, Canada, gave our weekly seminar on the topic “Time after AIMS” (March 4, 2020). They spoke about some of the challenges and opportunities AIMS students might face studying outside of Africa, more specifically in Europe


Graduation for the 2018/19 cohorts was held on 29th June 2019 at AIMS Ghana’s new location; Summerhill Estate, Accra. 42 students from 16 African countries (14 females and 28 males) including 18 Mastercard Foundation scholars graduated into the Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences degree. 3 students were awarded with the FKA Allotey Meritorious Award of


With the objective of increasing the pipeline of students progressing into secondary and tertiary mathematics education, and to decreasing the failure or drop-out rate of mathematics students at all levels, AIMS Ghana in partnership with Supporting Africa Mathematics Initiative (SAMI), Africa Mathematics Initiative (AMI), International Mathematics Union and IDEMS International, is organising a 5 days’

AIMS NEI Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science: Call for applications

Climate change represents one of humanity’s greatest challenges of the 21st century. The continued ascent of our species depends to a significant extent on our ability to limit further catastrophic changes to the climate and to adapt to both past and future changes. In many parts of the world, changes in climatic variables – including incessant