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


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


HU's goal is to evolve as an autonomous and independent (academic and research institute) 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

HU 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