Solomon Demeke, a Professor in Poultry Production and Animal Nutrition and a staff member at Jimma University, become among the candidates to receive an Honorary degree from Dalhousie University for Spring Convocation 2014.
Vocational Education and Training Network of Professionals in Sub-Sahran Africa (VET-NET) in research and training network coordinated by Rostock University-German working in collaboration with three universities in three African countries- ESTEC in Mozambique; University of Witwatersrand in South Africa and Jimma University in Ethiopia.
Twelve students from the Department of Biomedical Engineering recently competed, via live internet hook-up, with 23 teams from 17 world-class US universities – including University of Michigan, Boston University, Johns Hopkins and University of Pennsylvania.
All Women Working at Jimma University celebrated March 8 (women’s day) in the mini-stadium of the main campus on March 14/2014 colorfully.On the occasion all women working in Jimma University, senate and staff members and invited guests were present.
It is our pleasure to announce the Jimma-Minnesota international symposium on mental health and substance use which will be held at Jimma University, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Ethiopia, from February 17-19, 2014. The general theme of the meeting is “Confronting the Challenge of Mental Health and Substance Use Problems in Africa”.
The College currently has a number of programs. There are more than 97 academic staff and close to 25 administrative personnel engaged in the process and a student body of more than 2438 in the regular stream and 757 in continuing distance education programmes. The College graduated more than 3029 students of its regular programmes.