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Cancer Treatment Center have been Inaugurate

The second cancer treatment center in Ethiopia has been inaugurated at Jimma University, Jimma Medical Centre (JMC). It has been inaugurated officially in the presence of the Ministry of Health Dr. Liya Tadesse and Jimma University president Dr. Jemal Abafita accompanied by higher officials from the federal government, Jimma City and Jimma University. It is […]

Biomedical Engineering for Jimma Project Kick-off

Biomedical Engineering for Jimma (BEJIM), a joint project between Anhalt University, Germany and Jimma University, Ethiopia, kicked-off today Jimma University. The main objective of the project is to capacitate and strengthen Biomedical engineering education in Jimma and Ethiopia at large. On his welcoming speech Dr. Jemal Abafita, President of Jimma University indicated that the BEJIM […]

Transforming Jimma University’s Engineering Programs through Accreditation

Presentations have been made on the accreditation process of Jimma Institute of Technology’s 13 Engineering programs. The ongoing process was presented to Jimma University Council members, JU executive members, JU ABET committee, JIT Deans, Technical Committee, and a representative from the Ministry of Education. The objective of the presentation is to publicize the ongoing activities […]

Health Innovations Visit and Consultative Workshop

A High-Level Health Innovation Projects Visit and Consultative Workshop held at Jimma University. Ministry of Health and Armauer Hansen Research Institute (AHRI) has organized a half-day high-level event that brings together a number of higher officials from key stakeholders and developmental partners like the USAID, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Embassy of Canada, different […]

Book Donation

Staffs from Department of Biostatistics and Oslo Center for Biostatistics and Epidemiology of University of Oslo have donated more than 110 books to Jimma University Library. Professor Arnoldo Frigessi and Professor René Holst have coordinated the support and handed over the books to Jimma University Library. Jimma University and the University of Oslo signed a […]

Graduation 2021-2022 G.C

Jimma University has made a colorful and fascinating students’ graduation on 2nd July 2022 at its attractive and spectacular Hachalu Hundessa’s civic centre (hall). In this enthralling student graduation, more than two thousand and 500 students have graduated from various disciplines and programs at different levels. Out of 2229 first academic degree graduates, 36 per […]

Four JU staffs promoted to full professorship rank

The new Board of Governance of Jimma University has endorsed the professorship request of four senior academic staffs of Jimma University in its 56th regular session held today at the University’s Senate hall. With six other promotions endorsed in August 2021, the number of staffs promoted to the rank of full professor within the year […]

Repositioning Academic Libraries

Jimma University held a panel discussion on the theme: “The Role of Academic Libraries in Teaching-Learning and Research Activities”. Dr. Tadesse Habtamu, VP for academic affairs on his opening speech said that Academic libraries are the backbones of research, teaching-learning process and Community Services. The objective of the panel discussion is repositioning of Academic Libraries […]

A special event at JU

A special event at JU Jimma University hosts a special event on its journey towards a research University. The objective of this special event is to bring about mind-set shift in making Jimma University a leading Research University. Dr. Jemal Abafita, President of Jimma University on his opening remarks said our university has been given […]

Experience and Scientific Knowledge sharing workshop has been Held

Experience and Scientific Knowledge sharing workshop has been Held The OFAB Ethiopia chapter has conducted an experience-sharing workshop at JUCAVM hall today. OFAB is an open Forum on agricultural biotechnology that promotes evidence-based science solutions to African agriculture. Dr. Netsanet Workineh, vice president for research and community service has opened the workshop officially. In her [...]

A Public lecture on Mathematics has been delivered

A Public lecture on Mathematics has been delivered The main objective of the public lecture (workshop) was experience sharing on the current development of mathematics in Africa by Africans. The Cameroonian citizen, Prof. Abdon has presented the mathematical lecture for three consecutive days at CSSH hall. Prof. Abdon Atangana, in his presentation, has focused on […]