The African Centre of Excellence in Data Science (ACE-DS) is one of 24 Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centres of Excellence in the World Bank's ACE II Project.
The African Centre of Excellence in Data Science (ACE-DS) has a mission of addressing specific development challenges by:
Offering a research hub for postgraduate students, attracting international expertise and practitioners
Stimulating collaboration between academics, partners and stakeholders;
Demonstrating the relevance of the centre for innovation, job creation and economic prosperity; and
Securing resources to stimulate multidisciplinary collaborative international research projects.