Start smart with Andela Rwanda

We support exceptional Rwandese technologists to unlock their full potential, with access to learning programs, apprenticeship schemes and bootcamps.

The future depends on leaders

Rwanda is a thriving hub of tech talent. Rwanda’s groundbreaking technology innovation has positioned it as an industry leader throughout Africa and across the globe. At Andela Rwanda, our mission is to create tech teams of the future in our region, providing newcomers to software engineering with the essential skills they’ll need to lead.

Andela Technical Leadership Program

Our nine-month career accelerator program, in partnership with the Government of Rwanda, provides you with the prerequisite software engineering skills to become an expert remote engineer.

Work with world-class engineering teams and master the professional and technical skills you need to accelerate your career.
500+
engineers trained
70%
of alumni hired
10+
countries of graduate employment
“The ATLP program was amazing. I learned two very important things: self-branding and personal discipline.”
Lenny Pascal
ATLP Alumni and Co-Founder of The NearBy App
Ready to join Cohort 31?
1

Apply

Complete an online application, technical assessment, and interview.

Deadline: December 8, 2023

2

Training

The core training program focuses on web development and collaboration, giving you the chance to build team projects and practice your new skills.

3

Apprenticeship

A 12-week placement working at top organizations.

Women in Tech

At Andela Rwanda, our mission is to create an inclusive, welcoming and diverse community for technologists.

We encourage female technologists to apply for all Andela Rwanda training schemes, and to access our mentorship program where they can receive support, career guidance and join peer programming sessions. 

Meet Bey Faith, a Rwandese technologist who joined the Andela Technical Leadership Program to empower her career.
“Tech is the future, and women are leading that charge.”

Andela Rwanda
Apprenticeship Program

This scheme connects graduates from the Andela Technical Leadership Program with a 12-week internship at some of Africa's top organizations. Graduates will have the opportunity to add value and solve challenges in real business environment.

Andela Kickstart

Our 8-week introductory course to a career in software development, uses self-paced, online exercises to help develop your knowledge. With an emphasis on HTML, CSS and JS, this course is project-driven, helping you to build a portfolio project to show potential employers. 

Andela Kickstart will return in 2024!

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About the program

Application

Complete an online application, technical assessment, and interview.

Core Concepts

Successful candidates are invited to an 8-week core concepts phase. Building a solid foundation in web development and teamwork essentials.

Team Projects

Partake in a 14-week active development of team projects to practice your new technical skills.

Apprenticeship

Gain experience working with distributed teams on real-world products and active users over the next 14 weeks.

Contact us

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