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 anni1bestCelebrate With Us – It's Our 10th Birthday!

On 20th of May 2017, Wollega University celebrates its 10th Anniversary, which opened its main campus in Nekemte in February 2007 with 851 Regular and 281 Kiremt (summer) undergraduate students. A lot can happen in 10 years! We now have over 32,000 students studying at the three campuses (Nekemte, Shambu and Gimbi). Read More 

BD 1A Week-long “Life Saving Blood Donation Campaign” at Wollega University

 Blood donation is one of the most significant contributions that a person can make towards the society and it is an active way of helping others and the whole of society. As part of creating awareness on the importance of blood donation and supporting the communities, the Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Wollega University in collaboration with Nekemte Blood Bank organized a week-long program “Life Saving Blood Donation Campaign” on 10 May 2017 at Wollega University Main campus, Nekemte..Read More

wulogoMaking a Difference: Professionals Playing Their Professional Duties!

The case method has been recognized as an important pedagogical tool in imparting management education and various Management Schools have used it in varying degrees. Case method provides simulated business decision-making environment interfaced with business issues involved. The business cases of Ethiopia are merely available,  Read More

SM 1Training on ‘Role of Social Media and Public Relations’

As part of its active community engagement in building the capacity of government officials working in communication and public relations offices, the Corporate Communication Directorate, Wollega University, in collaboration with East Wollega Zone, Nekemte, Ethiopia, organized a training  on the ‘Role of Social media and Public Relations’ at the East Wollega Zonal Administrative Hall on  April 20, 2017.  Read More

 GIM 1National Conference on Nurturing, Promoting and Implementing Indigenous Knowledge in Development Endeavors in Ethiopia: Relations and Dynamics

As part of its active engagement in sharing research outcomes for the benefit of society as well as providing effective forum for research scholars to exchange knowledge and best practices on issues of national importance, Wollega University organized a two-day’s “National Conference on Nurturing, Promoting and Implementing Indigenous Knowledge in Development Endeavors in Ethiopia: Relations and Dynamics.”Read More

Main Campus(Nekemte)

Wollega University (WU) is a public higher educational institution established in February 2007 by enrolling 851 students in 17 departments under four Faculties: Business and Economics, Education, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences.

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Gimbi Campus

Sociology and Social Anthropology are closely related social science disciplines. They study the ways in which people live together under various social and cultural conditions. By exploring the multifaceted dimensions of human societies, they seek to understand human behavior, social interactions and institutional structures in all their diversity.

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Shambu Campus

The overall goal of the program is to create competent, highly skilled and committed Agricultural Resource economics and Management professionals capable of bringing difference in economizing agriculture resources use in the country.

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Student Union

Wollega University Students Union is apublic higher education institution established at Nekemte town in 2007 GC which is a comprehensive University engaged in the provision of all-rounded education, reaserch and community service.

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