Microsoft launches AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia

2 June 2017

Digital Content

Microsoft 4Afrika, Wollo University and Tulane University’s Centre for Global Health Equity (CGHE) have joined forces to launch a new AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia, which will offer six-month internships in app development and business skills to graduates.

The initiative led by Microsoft 4Afrika will provide selected Wollo University IT0 and related computing discipline graduate with the opportunity to work on real-world software development projects with senior software engineers.

At the end of the internship, graduates will be able to design, implement and deploy cloud-enabled, mobile and IT solutions in various sectors, and will also be equipped with critical business skills that empower them to secure jobs or create their own startups.. Read the full article in Disrupt Africa here.