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JU inaugurates Clinical Research Center at Agaro

JU inaugurates Clinical Research Center at Agaro

On 30th November, 2017 Jimma University inaugurates a clinical research center at Agaro General Hospital. A good quality facility equipped with arts of the day instruments and materials has been put in place to facilitate the clinical research activities that has been carried and planned to be carried out at the center. The facility according […]

Call for Abstracts (Waamicha Waraqaa Qorannoo)

Call for Abstracts (Waamicha Waraqaa Qorannoo)

The Institute of Oromo and Afro-Asiatic Studies (IOAS) of Wollega University and the Institute of Oromo Studies (IOS) of Jimma University are collaboratively organizing the Third International Oromo Studies Conference which will be hosted at Wollega University on April 13-14, 2018. Abstracts on a wide range of topics related to the following themes are required: […]

Graduates of Jimma University Received National Medal Award for Science and Technology Projects

Graduates of Jimma University Received National Medal Award for Science and Technology Projects

Jimma University graduates of 2017 from Biomedical Engineering, and Computer and Electrical Engineering received awards for Science and Technology projects.  On the ceremony of 8th National Science, Technology and Innovation award held on November 18th 2017 at United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Auditorium, four (4) final year project works of Biomedical Engineering and One […]

JU students discuss Science and Technology, Education, Entrepreneurship and Youth Empowerment.

JU students discuss Science and Technology, Education, Entrepreneurship and Youth Empowerment.

Jimma University in collaboration with the USA Embassy organizes a conference on the works and life history of President John F. Kennedy at Jimma University (JU) new conference Hall on November 09, 2017.  Prof. Esayas Alemayehu, Scientific Director, Institute of Jimma University conveyed warm welcoming speech to participants and extended his appreciation to University’s council […]

Jimma University and US Embassy in Addis Ababa Organized Exhibition

Jimma University and US Embassy in Addis Ababa Organized Exhibition

On the occasion of the 100th birthday of John F. Kennedy, a one-week photo exhibition is displayed at Jimma University to commemorate the late president of the United State of America, John F. Kennedy’s life and work.  The Exhibition is opened on Thursday November 09/2017 in the newly built Conference Hall situated in the main […]

Jimma University signs MOU with Sector Development Study and Research of Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Jimma University signs MOU with Sector Development Study and Research of Ministry of Culture and Tourism

November 9, 2017: Jimma University signs a memorandum of understanding with Ministry of Culture and Tourism’s Sector Development Study and Research Directorate. The agreement is targeted at cementing strong linkage that results in mutual benefit among Universities engaged in training and research pertinent to culture and tourism, technical and vocational training institutes, research institutes and […]

JU Graduated Students

JU Graduated Students

Jimma University conducted graduation commencement on November 04/2017 in the newly built mini-stadium situated in the main campus of the University. The event was attended by University Senate members, University staff and families and friends of graduates.  A total of 2128 (295 postgraduate and 1833 undergraduate) students were graduated from the College of Agriculture and […]

Delegates from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) Visits JU

Delegates from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) Visits JU

Delegates composed of four professors (Dr. Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi, Dr. Mahdi Mohammadreza Khami ,Dr. Farzin Leila Shahmoradi and Dr. Azadeh Shadmehr ) from the TUMS are visiting JU from 29th October to 2nd November, 2017.   The partnership between the two institutions started when a delegate led by the president of JU visited the Tehran University […]

Jimma University – An Evolving Institution

Jimma University – An Evolving Institution

Historically, Jimma University has focused on teaching as the primary area for investment and development. However, as academic programs are becoming increasingly strengthened through various efforts, the university seeks to expand on its overall contribution to the local society and the nation. Entrepreneurship is emphasized as a way for the university to become a self […]