The development of Mauritius has mirrored developments at the University of Mauritius since the country took independence and planted the first seeds of economic growth. Now as the University seeks to create a research-led innovation economy it points to an exciting future for the country.
“The future for Mauritius is in the development of an innovation economy. The University is creating the necessary eco-system for research to develop. We are driving to increase funding for research internally and externally. There is a ground-up research and innovation cultute developing five key industries for Mauritius; health, agriculture & marine, renewable energy, IT & digital technology, and tourism.”