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Djibouti,Ethiopia,Somalia : DJIBOUTI invests in education on the horn of AFRICA

June 26, 2014

The University of Djibouti has implemented a software system to help it achieve its ambition to deliver education to students in countries on the horn of Africa. It is sponsored by the Ministry of Higher Education.

The Peoplesoft system will entrench global best practices in delivering and managing higher education. This is the perfect platform to build the investment in the youth of this region, for whom world-class education is essential. Modern technology is a key requirement to advance education in Djibouti and beyond.

The significance of this implementation lies in the vision of the Djibouti's President, who recognized that modern technology is a vehicle for progress. This implementation proves that information technology is a very powerful transformational tool for business and and the government.

The long-term goal of the university is to provide degree and post-graduate courses to students in surrounding countries which will be supported by the system.

The software platform constitutes a complete university system delivering teaching, research and administrative management in line with international modern practices. The university has the skills to implement these processes manually, but the Peoplesoft system has best practices built into the workflows.

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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