Welcome note from the Resident Principal
Since its opening in 1963, the Former National University of Rwanda has grown into a great
university with a mission to advance knowledge, promote teaching and research, and help
the society discover innovative solutions to overcome its most pressing problems.
The universitys academic environment attracts outstanding students and scholars.
Our university is also proud of its ties to the local community. Our research centres and public
lectures enhance the intellectual and cultural vibrancy of the country.
Welcome to the University of Rwanda