Advancing Africa with African Expertise
Welcome to the Pan African University Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (including Climate Change) (PAUWES) at the University of Tlemcen in Algeria. Called into existence by the African Union Commission, the PAU is guided by the vision of an Africa managed by its own citizens and acting as a dynamic force in the international arena.
Training Engineers and Policy Experts
PAUWES offers two world-class graduate programmes, a Master of Science in Water and a Master of Science in Energy . We train top students to become engineers and policy analysts, able to address Africa’s most pressing development challenges.
Dr. Abdellatif Zerga, Acting Director of PAUWES, outlines his vision for educating an elite group of scientists and civic actors. Dr. Zerga tells how PAUWES will provide the facilities, infrastructure and teaching to foster top-notch qualifications and offer students strategies for their professional lives.