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Revitalizing and strengthening Partnership with Vanke School of Public Health.

Delegates from Jimma University, led by President of JU, Dr. Jemal Abafita, visited the Vanke School of Public Health at Tsinghua University to discuss and explore opportunities for collaboration. The purpose of the visit was to strengthen and revitalize the partnership between the two institutions as part of Jimma University’s internationalization efforts. The meeting, held […]


To All New Post Graduate Program Applicants of Jimma University, GAT application and examination schedule Activity Schedule Application for GAT logging at October 02-06/2023 (Meskerem 21-25/2016 EC) GAT exam administration October 09-10/2023 (Meskerem 28-29/2016 EC)

Registration Date Announcement

To all Jimma University undergraduate and existing postgraduate students, your registration date for academic year of 2023/2024 will be conducted 2nd and 3rd October 2023 (Meskerem 21 and 22/2016 EC). Facebook: Twitter: Telegram: E-mail: Website: Tel: +251-(0)47-111-2202 P.O. Box: 378

Strategic Partnership Discussion Held with Delegates from Ghent University of Belgium

Jimma University’s management recently held a productive discussion with a delegation from Ghent University, led by Professor Mieke Van Herreweghe, the Vice Rector of Ghent University. The main objective of the meeting was to explore opportunities for strategic partnership and further strengthen the existing collaboration between the two esteemed institutions. Throughout the meeting, both parties […]

Jimma University Medical Center Obtained Medical Equipment Donations from Ghent University UZ Hospital

Jimma University has recently received a generous donation of medical equipment from Ghent University UZ Hospital in Belgium. This significant contribution is aimed at enhancing the hospital’s ability to provide high-quality healthcare services, with a specific focus on treating cancer patients and improving palliative care. The donation encompasses a wide range of cutting-edge medical equipment […]

NASCERE SIP Annual Review Meeting Workshop Held at Jimma University.

The NASCERE Strategic Institutional Partnership (SIP) Annual Review Meeting workshop was recently held at Jimma University on September 18-19, 2023. This event was hosted by Jimma University and aimed at evaluating the progress of the partnership and fostering strategic collaboration. Dr. Tadese Habtamu, the Academic Affairs Vice President of Jimma University, delivered the welcoming speech […]

Jimma University Establishes Partnership with Peking University.

A delegation from Jimma University(JU) to China, led by Dr. Jemal Abafita, the President of JU, visited Peking University’s (PKU) National School of Development and Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development (NSSCD). The delegates discussed with the team of professors and directors, including the Associate Dean for Education, Research, and International Cooperation in the presence […]

WHO Geneva Published Jimma University’s Study as Special Report 2023.

A national study authored by a team of researchers from our University, namely Prof. Morankar Sudhakar, Dr. Fira Abamecha, and Prof. Zewdie Birhanu has been published as the special issues of the World Health Organization (WHO), 2023. The study shed light on the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on the primary healthcare (PHC) services delivery […]