Vision, Mission, and Core Values of Haramaya University


The mission of HrU is to produce competent graduates in diverse fields of study, undertake knowledge-generating, problem-solving and cutting-edge research, and provide demand-driven and transformative community engagement that will contribute to local, national, regional and global sustainable development.


Haramaya University strives to be one of the top ten universities in Eastern Africa with an international reputation by 2030.


To evolve as an autonomous and independent (academic and research institution) graduate and research university with competitive national and international quality and relevance standards in its academic, research, and community engagement endeavors.


Building the Basis for Development!


Core Values:

HrU is committed to the values of excellence, innovation, social responsibility, integrity, embracing diversity and inclusiveness, democratic culture, good governance, teamwork and collaboration, lifelong learning, and respect for nature and the environment.

Organizational Structure of Haramaya University

HrU Organizational Structure