IAU Member


top General Information


Street:PO Box 378



Tel.:+251(47) 111-2202 +251(47) 111-1458

Fax:+251(47) 111-1450 +251(47) 111-2040


Institution Funding



Founded 1999 through amalgamation of Jimma College of Agriculture (founded 1952) and Jimma Institute of Health Sciences (founded 1983).

Academic Year

September to June

Admission Requirements

Ethiopian General Secondary School examination



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Jemal Abafita

Job title:President

top Divisions

College : Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Aquaculture, Crop Production, Fishery, Forestry, Harvest Technology, Horticulture, Natural Resources, Plant and Crop Protection, Soil Science

College : Business and Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Management

College : Education and Behavioural Sciences

Fields of study:Educational Administration, Psychology, Special Education, Teacher Training

College : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Epidemiology, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health

College : Law and Governance

Fields of study:Law

College : Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physical Education, Physics, Sports, Statistics

College : Social Sciences and Humanities

Fields of study:African Languages, English, Environmental Studies, Folklore, Geography, Government, History, Law, Psychology, Sociology

Course/Programme : Continuing and Distance Education

Fields of study:Accountancy, African Languages, Banking, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Economics, Electrical Engineering, English, Geography, History, Horticulture, Information Technology, Insurance, Law, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Native Language, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physics, Secretarial Studies

Institute : Technology

Fields of study:Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Water Science

School : Graduate Studies

Fields of study:Entomology, Epidemiology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Horticulture, Medicine, Natural Resources, Paediatrics, Plant Pathology, Public Health, Surgery

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Dentistry, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Horticulture, Information Technology, Law, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Native Language, Natural Resources, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physics, Plant Pathology, Sociology, Sports, Statistics, Veterinary Science, Zoology

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Adult Education, Agricultural Business, Agronomy, Analytical Chemistry, Animal Husbandry, Applied Linguistics, Astrophysics, Business Administration, Chemistry, Construction Engineering, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Electrical Engineering, Entomology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Finance, Folklore, Geological Engineering, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Education, History, Horticulture, Hydraulic Engineering, Information Management, Inorganic Chemistry, Literature, Mathematics, Microbiology, Natural Resources, Nursing, Ophthalmology, Organic Chemistry, Paediatrics, Parasitology, Pharmacy, Physical Chemistry, Physiology, Plant Pathology, Power Engineering, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Administration, Public Health, Sports Management, Structural Architecture, Surgery, Telecommunications Engineering, Zoology


Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Ceramics and Glass Technology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Health Education, Horticulture, Materials Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Microbiology, Nutrition, Plant Pathology

top Academic Periodicals


Ethiopian Journal of Applied Sciences and Technology

Ethiopian Journal of Health Science

Journal of applied sciences and education

Journal of law

Updated on 01-12-2016