COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCES
Welcome to the College of Public Health and Medical Sciences and thank you for visiting our site. If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference, take the time to explore the program offerings and learn more about the college.
The current college of Public Health and Medical Sciences (CPHMS) the then Jimma Institute of Health Sciences (JIHS) was established in 1983 with the aim of producing primary health care teams in response to the “Health for All by 2000” declaration in Almaty. Since then the college has produced thousands of health professionals in various disciplines.
As one of the nation's premier college of public health and medical sciences, JUCPHMS is dedicated to advancing biomedical knowledge and humane healing through innovative educational methods. It has always been a leader in cutting edge educational initiatives, having pioneered a community-based education. The college takes pride in its commitment to educating the next generation of scientists, public health practitioners, pharmacists, clinicians and other health care professionals.
It is clear for everybody that going through tertiary education is about hard work and learning. Passing through health sciences education is even much harder requiring day and night work since medical and health science education challenges even the best and the brightest minds to learn the science of medicine and public health, and the art of compassionate care.
The college academicians and the hospital staff are committed to provide you the best education in your chosen profession. Our excellent curriculum, skilled faculty and rich learning environments become tremendous assets as you matriculate through your chosen program.
Our university's numerous global initiatives are sources of great pride to the college’s community. The college's achievements are a tribute to the University, our students, and our staff. We enroll each new entering class with the intent of ensuring that the college will train tomorrow's health and medical leaders, secure in the knowledge that they will be well prepared to practice their chosen specialties and to meet the needs of the public.