Announcement for GIS Training


In the framework of UR - Sweden Programme for Research, Higher Education and Institutional Advancement - GIS subprogramme, the College of Science and Technology, through its Centre for Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (CGIS), has the pleasure to organize a One Week GIS training which will take place at UR Nyarugenge Campus (4th Floor, Agaciro Hall) from Monday 4th to 8th March 2019.

  1. Number of Participants : 25
  2. Who can apply ? UR academic staff and postgraduate students (PhD and MSc/MA students). Female are highly encouraged to apply !
  3. Requirements : Computer skills (especially Ms Excel and basic skills in Ms Access)
  4. How to apply ? Just send an email to the training organizer Mr. Joseph Tuyishimire ( with a copy to CGIS Director Mr. Gaspard Rwanyiziri ( at the latest on Friday, 8th February 2019 at 5.00 PM.

All expenses (transport and living costs) for participants from outside of the City of Kigali will be covered by UR-Sweden Cooperation/GIS Subprogramme.


Done at Kigali, 18th January 2019


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