Workshop Conducted on Strategy to Improve Seed Production and Marketing System

BENEFIT-ISSD Project, Oromia East Unit organized a one-day workshop on strategy to improve seed production and marketing system in Hararghe zones. The workshop was on March 4, 2019 at Ras Hotel, Harar. The workshop was organized to design a strategy for seed production and marketing system in Hararghe zones. Mechanisms […]


EXCAM Project Kick-off Meeting Held at Haramaya University

Haramaya University is implementing the EXCAM Project that works on Assessing Young Children’s Exposure to Campylobacter Infections in Rural Ethiopia’ in partnership with universities from United States of America: University of Florida, Ohio State University and Emory University. The EXCAM project, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, aims […]


HU signed MoU with Independent Business Accelerator (IBA) Ethiopia and Ethiopian Meat and Dairy Industry Development Institute (EMDIDI)

The University signed MoU with these two organizations on February 28, 2019 to enhance its engagement in community service and technology commercialization. IBA Ethiopia is a legally registered company in Ethiopia, based in Norway, engaged in providing business and investment consulting, training and mentoring services to business start-ups and entrepreneurs, […]


Oklahoma State and Langston Universities Delegates Visit Haramaya University

Oklahoma State and Langston universities delegates visited Haramaya University from 21 to 23 January 2019 Oklahoma State University has a historical relationship with Haramaya University during the Establishment of the latter in the 1950’s. Americans were involved in the early days and had Served in management as well as in […]


University-Industry Linkage to Enhance Mutual Cooperation

In a stakeholder workshop entitled “Fostering University-Industry Linkage for Enhancing Mutual Collaboration” to strengthen the University-Industry linkage, it was pointed out that the skilled human power universities produce should be in line with what the sector  demands. HU’s Vice President for Community Engagement and Enterprise Development Prof. Kebede W/Tsadik in […]


Chaya: The New Guest in Town

An event was organized at Tony Farm to introduce Chaya, a spinach variety, to Dire Dawa, Harar and the surrounding community representatives and Haramaya University community. According to Dr. Wassu Mohammed, one of the researchers in this project, Ethiopia has major problems in Iron and Vitamin A deficiencies and majority […]


University Acquires New Research Station

Haramaya University has acquired a new research station in Kurfa Chele Woreda from the woreda administration. The research station was established by the NGO Care Ethiopia; and upon the project’s completion, the woreda administration has handed over the station to the University. The Project had been using the site as […]


Haramaya University Graduates 220 Medical Students

College of Health and Medical Sciences graduated 220 medical students on December 25, 2018. Among the graduates 173 of them are medical doctors and the remaining 47 are nursing, and from the total graduates 38 are females. The event was held at the University’s Health Campus in Harar. The College […]


Two-Week Entrepreneurship Development Training Conducted

Industry and University Linkage Directorate in cooperating with Enterprise Development Center (EDC) gave training on entrepreneurship development in three rounds to university instructors, students and youth from the surrounding communities. The training as conducted from November 12-26, 2018 at Resource Center. According to Dr. Mitiku Eshetu, Industry and University Linkage […]


Career Week Celebrated

Career Development Directorate celebrated career week by inviting motivational speakers from Addis Ababa and Harar. The target groups for the event were graduating class of 2019 from the Main and Harar Health Campus from December 5-7, 2018. During the opening ceremony Dr. Yeheyis Bogale, Registrar Office Director and delegate for […]