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INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN ETHIOPIA

No. Name of Institution

Year Est.

(E.C)

Location

Program level offered

P.O.Box Tel. Fax
Diploma Undergraduate degree Postgraduate degree
1 Addis Ababa University 1950 Addis Ababa 1176 550844 550655
1.1 Faculty of Science 1951 Addis Ababa X X X 1176 553177
1.2 Institute of Language Studies 1971 Addis Ababa X X X 1176 111735
1.3 College of Social Science 1971 Addis Ababa X X 1176 116535
1.4 Faculty of Business & Economics 1956 Addis Ababa X X X 5563 553900 550655
1.5 Faculty of Technology 1945 Addis Ababa X X X 385 551022 552601
1.6 Faculty of Education 1962 Addis Ababa X X X 1176
1.7 School of Pharmacy 1954 Addis Ababa X 1176 114264 550911
1.8 Faculty of Law 1956 Addis Ababa X X 1176 111733
1.9 Faculty of Veterinary Medicine 1972 Debre Zeit X X X 34 338533 339933
1.10 Faculty of Medicine 1964 Addis Ababa X X 9086 518999 513099
1.11 Institute of Development Research Addis Ababa X
1.12 School of Information Studies for Africa 1967 Addis Ababa X X X 1176 110433 553811
1.14 School of Graduate Studies 1971 Addis Ababa 1176 552513 550911
2 Gondar College of Medical Science 1947 Gondar X X 196 (08)110174 (08)111479
3 Bahir Dar Teachers College 1965 Bahir Dar X X 79 200143
4 Awassa College of Agriculture 1969 Awassa X X 5 (06)200313 (06)200072
5 Alemaya University of Agriculture 1943 Alemaya 138 (05)112364 (05)114008
5.1 School of Graduate Studies
5.2 Faculty of Agriculture X X
5.3 Faculty of Forestry X X
6 Ambo College of Agriculture 1939 Ambo X 19 360059
7 Addis Ababa College of Commerce 1935 Addis Ababa X 3131 518020 515786
8 Jimma College of Agriculture 1945 Jimma X 307 (07)110102 (07)110575
9 Bahir Dar Polytechnic Institute 1956 Bahir Dar X X 26 (08)200277 (08)200718
10 Kotebe College of Teacher Education 1962 Addis Ababa X X 31248 613523 610233
11 Wondo Genet College of Forestry 1970 Wondo Genet X X 128 (06)101145 (06)201490
12 Arba Minch Water Technology Institute 1979 Arba Minch X X 21 810097
13 Makelle Business College 1984 Makelle X X 451 (03)400428
14 Ethiopia Civil Service College 1987 Addis Ababa X X
15 Jimma Institute of Health Science 1975 Jimma X X 378 (07)111458 (07)111450
16 Nazareth Technical College 1986 Nazareth X X 1888 (02)110400 (02)110480
17 Makelle University College 1986 Makelle X X 231 (03)400512 (03)400983
18 Dilla Health & Education College 1989 Dilla X X (06)310192

Key to the above table:

Diploma Program:

An educational program offered by institutions of higher education for duration of two to three years after completing grade 12 successfully.

Awarding a diploma certifies completion of this program

Undergraduate Degree Program:

This is a third-level educational program, which is offered for duration of four to five years after completing high school. Awarding a Bachelor’s degree certifies completion of this program. The degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) and the degree of veterinary medicine (DVM) are also undergraduate degrees, which are given after a training period of 6 or 7 years, the last one being a period of internship or externship.

Postgraduate Program:

This is training, or specialisation program offered under the schools of graduate studies of Addis Ababa University and Alemaya University of agriculture to students who already have their first degree.

UNIVERSITIES, COLLEGES, SCHOOLS, FACULTIES AND DEPARTMENTS OFFERING UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY

    • Faculty of Business & Economics
      • Accounting Department
      • Economics Department
      • Management & Public Administration Department
    • College of Social Science
      • Geography Department
      • History Department
      • Political Science & International Relations Department
      • Sociology & Social Administration Department
    • Faculty of Education
      • Business Education Department
      • Educational Administration Department
      • Educational Psychology Department
    • Faculty of Law
      • Law Department
    • Faculty of Medicine (Addis Ababa)
      • Medicine
    • Faculty of Science
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • Geology & Geophysics
      • Mathematics
      • Physics
      • Statistics
    • Faculty of Technology
      • Architecture & Urban Planning
      • Chemical Engineering
      • Civil Engineering
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Mechanical Engineering
    • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
      • Veterinary Medicine
    • Institute of Language Studies
      • Ethiopian Language & Literature
      • Foreign Language & Literature
      • Linguistics
      • Theatre Arts
    • Library Science Department
      • Library Science

AWASSA COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

    • Basic Science
    • Agricultural Engineering & Mechanisation
    • Plant Production & dryland Farming
    • Animal Production & Range Land Management

BAHIR DAR TEACHERS COLLEGE

    • Pedagogical Science
    • Life Science
    • Social Science
    • Natural Science

GONDAR COLLEGE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE

    • Medicine
    • Health Officer

ALEMAYA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE

    • Faculty of Agriculture
      • Agricultural Economics
      • Agricultural Engineering
      • Animal Science
      • Plant Science
      • Agricultural Extension
      • mid-career
    • Faculty of Forestry
    • Faculty of Education
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • Mathematics
      • Physics

KOTEBE COLLEGE OF TEACHER EDUCATION

    • English
    • Ethiopian language & Literature
    • Health & Physical Education
    • Mathematics
    • Geography
    • History

ARBA MINCH WATER TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE

    • Pre-engineering
    • Hydraulics Engineering
    • Irrigation & Drainage Engineering
    • Water Resources Engineering

JIMMA INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCE

    • Medicine
    • Nursing (post basic)
    • Environment Health (post basic)
    • Medical Lab (post basic)
    • Health Officer (post basic)

WONDOGENET COLLEGE OF FORESTRY

    • Forestry

MAKELLE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

    • Faculty of Agriculture
      • Division of Natural & Social Sciences
      • Soil & Water Conservation
      • Dryland Crop Production
      • Animal Range Science
    • Faculty of Science & Technology
      • Mining Geology
      • Pre-engineering

NAZARETH TECHNICAL COLLEGE

    • Automotive Technology
    • Construction Technology
    • Drafting & Surveying Technology
    • Electricity/Electronics Technology
    • Manufacturing Technology

ETHIOPIAN CIVIL SERVICE COLLEGE

    • Economics
    • Accounting
    • Law
    • Town Planning

 

BAHIR DAR POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE

    • Social & Natural Sciences (pre-engineering)

MAKELLE HEALTH & EDUCATION COLLEGE

    • Accounting
    • Banking & Finance
    • Secretarial Science & Office Management

DILLA HEALTH & EDUCATION COLLEGE

    • Faculty of Education
      • Chemistry
      • Mathematics
      • Physics
      • Biology
      • English
      • Amharic
      • History
      • Geography
    • Faculty of Health
      • Public Health Nurse
      • Environmental Health
      • Laboratory Technician

 

UNIVERSITIES, COLLEGES, SCHOOLS, FACULTIES AND DEPARTMENTS OFFERING POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS

ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY

    • Demographic Training & Research Centre
    • Faculty of Business & Economics
      • Economics
      • Regional & Local Development
    • College of Social Science
      • Geography
      • History
      • History (Ph.D.)
      • Social Anthropology
    • Faculty of Education
      • Curriculum & Instruction
      • Educational Administration
      • Educational Psychology
    • Faculty of Medicine (Addis Ababa)
      • Anatomy
      • Anaesthesiology
      • Public Health
      • Internal Medicine
      • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
      • Ophthalmology
      • Orthopaedics
      • Pathology
      • Paediatrics & Child Health
      • Pharmacology
      • Physiology
      • Radiology
      • Surgery
    • Veterinary Medicine
    • Faculty of Science
      • Biology
      • Biology (Ph.D.)
      • Chemistry
      • Chemistry (Ph.D.)
      • Geology & Geophysics
      • Mathematics
      • Physics
      • Statistics
    • Faculty of Technology
      • Civil Engineering
      • Electrical Engineering
    • Institute of Language Studies
      • Linguistics
      • Linguistics (Ph.D.)
      • Literature (Ph.D.)
      • Literature
      • Teaching Amharic (TEAM)
      • Teaching Foreign Language (TEFL)
      • Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Ph.D.)
    • Information Science (SISA)

ALEMAYA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE

    • Faculty of Agriculture
      • Agricultural Economics
      • Agronomy
      • Animal Production
      • Crop Protection
      • Horticulture