Welcome To College of Education and Behavioral Science (CEBS)

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences (CEBS) was established as Institute of Education and Professional Development Studies (IEPDS) in the year 2010 G.C following the business process re-engineering in the university. The Institute was meant to run both regular teaching and the University’s continuous professional development programs for both the academic and administrative staffs. Under IEPDS, there were two departments namely: Department of Educational Planning and Management (EdPM) formed by dissolving the department of Pedagogy which was under the former Faculty of Education. Later on, the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies (TECS) was founded in 2003 E.C as a result of the business process re-engineering the university has undergone and the launching of the New Teacher Education Program (Add-On Model), known as Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching (PGDT). It was at these periods that few of the postgraduate programs of the college were opened: MA in Educational Leadership and MA in Curriculum and Instruction in addition to the postgraduate diploma and certificate programs. It was in the year 2014 G.C, that the current College of Education and Behavioral Sciences was formally founded by including Department of Psychology (which was formerly constituted under the College of Social Sciences and Humanities) and later on initiated the opening of the 4th department known as Department of Special Needs and Inclusive Education (SNIE).

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College of Education and Behavioural Sciences (CEBS) of JU hosted it’s first-ever PhD Viva Voce examination

May 30, 2024

On May 23, 2024 G.C, the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies…

JU Hosts Center of Excellence Sensitization Workshop and Signs MOU with Stakeholders

January 17, 2018

The workshop was organized to create a platform for stakeholders’ discussion on improving…

PhD Curriculum Review Workshop Held at JU

January 5, 2018

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences of Jimma University has conducted a national…

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