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05Mar 2019
Soil Science

INVITATION TO ATTEND A PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES BY OUR SOIL SCIENTIST COLLABORATORS FROM GERMANY March 19th– 20th and 25th -26th, 2019 Dear Colleagues, This is to kindly invite NM-AIST students and staff members to participate in the public lecture series organized by The African Centre for Research, Agricultural advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) and […]

05Mar 2019
Biotechnology

What? Graduate Program Session on Biotechnology Innovation & Regulatory Science When? 11th – 22nd March, 2019 Where? NM-AIST The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST), the Africa Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) in collaboration with Purdue Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science (BIRS) Center of the United States […]

27Feb 2019
Biotechnology

Understanding the atomistic or molecular level of biomolecules such as protein, DNA, polymers for drug delivery is of great importance. Development of drugs or understanding of illness such as cancer etc requires a molecular insight of the cell machinery. Analysis of biological networks is used to describe biological systems. Unfortunately, to some extend it is […]

26Feb 2019
DUAL system

Dear invitee, The African Centre of Excellence, CREATES (Centre for Research, Agricultural advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability) at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST), in collaboration with the Cooperative State University of Heidenheim, Germany (DHBW), invites you to a one-day workshop at NM-AIST in Arusha, Tuesday, 26 February, 10.00 am – […]

10Dec 2018

The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) Community and the African Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) congratulate Prof. Hulda Shaidi Swai for being elected first female President of the African Materials Research Society (AMRS) for the coming two years starting from May, 2018 The NM-AIST Management and […]

10Dec 2018

Ms. Never Zekeya is a PhD student at the School of Life Sciences and Bio-engineering at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST). Her research is funded by the Africa Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES). She has developed a formulation of a fungal based bio-pesticide (FBB) for […]

10Dec 2018

The African Centre for Research, Agricultural advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) in partnership with Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) hosted the Botanic Garden Management Workshop which took place from Wednesday 31st October – 1st November, 2018 at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST). The two days’ workshop attracted participants from […]

02Aug 2018

On 13th April, 2018, the Ag. Vice Chancellor of the NM-AIST, Prof. Karoli Njau and the Secretary of the Communist Party Committee of Hunan University of Technology (HUT) from China, Prof. Tang Weibing, signed an agreement for promoting Sino-Africa (Science and Engineering) Master’s Degree programmes which will be jointly run by HUT and NM-AIST. Speaking […]

17Jun 2018

CREATES support students understating MSc and PhD degree in Life Science with specialization on: Sustainable Agriculture; Food and Nutritional Sciences; Biodiversity and Ecosystem Management; Clinical Human Nutrition and Dietetics; and Global Health and Biomedical Sciences. Bio – engineering and Industrial Pharmacy (This program will be offered in partnership with Purdue University of the United States […]

17Jun 2018

Methodology CREATES serves as a regional excellence hub to achieve and promote specific Sustainable Development Goals under the following aspects Research based training and support of excellent professionals and academia; E-learning platform to promote graduate teaching programmes, research activities, and dissemination of information; State-of-art core laboratory to support Life Science and related research fields; Technological […]

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