Addis Ababa University (AAU), which was established in 1950 as the University College of Addis Ababa (UCAA), is the oldest and the largest higher learning and research institution in Ethiopia. Since its inception, the University has been the leading center in teaching-learning, research and community services.

Beginning with enrollment capacity of 33 students in 1950, AAU now has 48,673 students (33,940 undergraduate, 13,000 Master’s and 1733 PhD students) and 6043 staff (2,408 academics and 3,635 support staff). In its 14 campuses, the University runs 70 undergraduate and 293 graduate programs (72 PhD and 221 Masters), and various specializations in Health Sciences.

Over 222,000 students have graduated from AAU since its establishment.

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Duration (in semesters): 4
Calendar: November – November
Structure, content and admission requirements Click Here

International Student Handbook: http://www.aau.edu.et/blog/international-student-handbook/

Application procedure: http://www.aau.edu.et/admision/admission/international-students/

Cost of Living: https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living/addis-ababa?currency=USD

Staff Mobility
Participation in research projects, teaching, production of new teaching material, development of teaching methods, harmonisation of curricula, development of joint curricula, development of administrative tools and sharing of management approaches.

Contact

Local project leader:
Dawit Haile, PhD
dawit.assefa@aau.edu.et