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Applications are open for the degree in computer science. We’re looking for collaborative problem solvers with an entrepreneurial drive to learn and build.

The process is fully virtual and includes synchronous and asynchronous components.

Admissions requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must

  • Be at least 16 years of age on July 1, 2023
  • Live within 100km (2 hour drive) of a local hub:
    • Nigeria: Abeokuta, Ibadan, Lagos
    • Ghana: Accra, Kumasi
    • Kenya: Nairobi
  • Provide proof of secondary school graduation or equivalent by July 1, 2023
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency, and the ability to read, write, speak, and understand English to the degree required to engage in university-level learning

Application Steps

Information Session

Attend an information session to meet with our team, hear from current students, and determine if Kibo is a good fit for you

Additional Information

Complete an online application that tells us more information about yourself, and your educational interests and background

Kibo Challenge

Complete a learning challenge which will help us – and you – determine your readiness for online learning, and what motivates you to study at Kibo.

Reasoning Test

Complete an online test to ensure you have the logical and mathematical reasoning skills required to succeed in a rigorous computer science course

Finalist interview

Attend a live virtual interview where you’ll speak with our team. This is a chance to help us learn more about you, and for you to understand learning at Kibo.

Seats are limited in the next cohort so apply now.

Below are key dates to remember as you apply:

April 21 2023: early application deadline. All admitted students who apply by April 21 will receive a new laptop, free of charge, when they enroll

May 15 2023: application deadline for July cohort

June 12 2023: enrollment deadline for July cohort. Admitted students must enroll and pay their US$50 tuition deposit

July 3 2023: orientation week begins

July 10 2023: classes begin

Ready to build a high impact career?