Dipl.-Ing. Paul UMUKUNZI is the Deputy Principal Academics and Trainings. He is responsible for Coordination of all activities related to all institutional academic programs, providing technical & professional advice in TVET, implementing TVET Laws , policies & regulations, organizing & facilitating teachers' training programs and coordinating all research activities and programs.
He has got Dipl.-Ing. Degree (German equivalent of Masters of Science) in Civil Engineering from Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany where he covered Structural engineering, Roads Construction, Mobility & Transport, Concrete Structures and Structural Design, Steel Structures analysis, and Construction Projects Management as the main subjects. In 2006 he attended a German course in Technical University Kaiserslautem Germany (DSH3), and Civil Engineering from Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) in 2005.
Dipl.-Ing. Paul UMUKUNZI was also involved in various professional trainings in abroad countries like Italy, Canada, Japan, Singapore among others.
Before joining IPRC Karongi, Dipl.-Ing. Paul UMUKUNZI has been the Deputy Principal Academics and Training at IPRC Huye from 2012. He did also occupy various job positions in NGOs since 2009.