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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 […]

Launching of English Access Micro Scholarship Program

Jimma University, in collaboration with the US Embassy, launched the second round English Access Micro Scholarship program today. This scholarship program is invaluable for high school students in improving their English language skills. It also opens up students’ imagination to new world outlooks and expands their imagination by providing them with varieties of experiences. Ms. […]

Call For Papers

Call For Papers (Deadlines Modified) The Institute of Oromo Studies (IOS) and Institute of Gada Studies (IGS) of Jimma and Haramaya Universities respectively-are jointly organizing 5th International Conference of Oromo Studies on the Grand Theme entitled Oromo in the Horn of African Discourse: Past and Present. The Conference will be tentatively held from 12-13 May [...]

Ph.D. Defense

Mr. Mniyichel Belay has defended his Ph.D. dissertation successfully at Jimma University’s senate hall today through an online platform using Google meet virtual meeting application. He is from Jimma Institute of Technology, Jimma University, Faculty of Computing and Informatics under the program of Information Science with the collaboration of GKEN-EDMA. Mniyichel’s dissertation is entitled, “Exploring […]

Collaborative Effort for Essential Health Services [EHS]

A workshop that aimed at improving basic health services has been held at Honey Land Hotel. Jimma University, Institute of Health has organized the event in coordinating diverse projects. Project offices those participated on the workshop: WHO-EHS, JUCAN, KOHFI, JU-CBMP, TIDRC, CDC-HIV and JEOC were the major ones. On this joint experience sharing workshop, heads […]

Capacity Building Partnership Agreement is signed

A capacity-building work plan partnership has been signed between Jimma University Institute of Technology (JIT) and Germany-based higher institution, University of Applied Forest Science (HFR). Representatives of the two institutions, Professor Dr. Engineer Isayas Alemayehu (JIT) and Professor Dr. Engineer Matthias Friedle (HFR) have signed the agreement today at the knowledge transfer center, JIT. The […]