Kepler makes a lot of demands on our students, and it's only fair that we hold ourselves to the same exacting standard. The result: Kepler students are performing at a higher level than their peers at other universities across academic, technical, and professional skills, while also having superior early employment outcomes as well.
These results are provided by an IDinsight, which tests Kepler students against a control group of university students with similar backgrounds.
Kepler is committed to enrolling at least 50% women. Across Africa, women are often the last to attend university after their male siblings. Gender ratios at most universities are typically 60/40 or even 70/30 male-to-female.
This year, Kepler accepted its largest class yet. Our goal, at scale, is for Kepler campuses to serve 1-2 thousand students.
Kepler receives thousands of applications each year for a small number of seats. Our hope is to grow this over the next 5 years.
Kepler's growth suggests that it is gaining a reputation as one of the most innovative educational institutions in East Africa.
The percentage of Kepler students who earned their AA within 2 years. Compare this to under 5% at community colleges in the United States .
The percentage of second year students with internships at Kepler compared to a matched control group at other Rwandan universities.
I am always impressed by Kepler interns and their level of focus, determination and discipline. They have great attitudes and embrace our work culture quickly. Uniformly, they have excellent communication skills with clients. That is exactly what our company is looking for.
Our Kepler interns have demonstrated an ability to work well in a start-up environment. Their language and presentation skills are way above what we have found in the market. They integrated seamlessly in our team and have been able to bring projects to completion in a timely manner.
The percentage of third year Kepler students who have been offered a full-time job. If a student accepts, we will still help them complete their BA degree on nights and weekends.