Jimma University

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

Jimma University (JU) is a the first community oriented institute of higher education in Ethiopia. Located in Jimma, a city 335 km. southwest of Addis Ababa, the university offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, and aims, in particular, to train professionals working in community development and social policy.



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About this organisation

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Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Ethiopia

Global issues

Education and training