Above: Staff in Academic Linkages office (right) receive the posters for The Amas Project from Brenda Ayuku of Moi University.

AMAS-Academic Mobility for African Sustainable Development Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme (AMAS) is a project destined to enhance exchange of knowledge to improve quality of learning, research and public service in Africa. Successful applicants get to enhance their knowledge and skills through mobility in select African universities while they pursue their Masters or Doctoral programmes in their respective universities.

The Partner Universities (PUs) in the AMAS project are: Moi University (MU), Kenya; Université Mohammed V de Rabat (UM5R), Morocco; Addis Ababa University (AAU), Ethiopia; Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC), Benin, and, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM), Mozambique. Universität Bayreuth (UBT), Germany, is the technical partner to the project (TP), while Moi University (MU) is the Leading Applicant.

The call is open to postgraduate students (Masters and PhD) in the pursuing social sciences and development related courses.

For further details, see here. Also visit the project website: