Our projects

As part of our mission, the EXAF research centre manages several projects that link the African continent with the EPFL.

Initiative Excellence in Africa

The Mohammed VI Polyntechnic University and the EPFL have designed an initiative based on three axes: the Junior Faculty development, 100 PhDs for Africa and Centres of Competence in Digital Education.

Junior Faculty Development Programme

Centres of competence in digital education

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African Cities Lab

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The African Cities Lab Project aims at creating a digital education platform on urban development in Africa.

Master’s project competition Num-Urb

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The Centre of Excellence in Africa(EXAF) is opening a competition for master’s projects dealing with the application of digital technologies in African cities and will reward the best of them with a cash prize.