National Curriculum Review Workshop in MSc. Manufacturing Engineering and MSc. Material Science and Engineering

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National Curriculum Review Workshop in MSc. Manufacturing Engineering and MSc. Material Science and Engineering

Ethiopian Institute of Technology-Mekelle School of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Manufacturing Engineering Chair organized national curriculum review workshop in MSc. Manufacturing Engineering and MSc. Material Science and Engineering. The workshop held on July 21, 2018 at Mekelle University Management Hall.


Cleaning campaign held on June 28, 2018 at Mekell University.

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Cleaning campaign held on June 28, 2018 at Mekell University.

 It is the university's staff that carried out the cleaning campaign, including Ethiopian Institute of Technology - Mekelle. the cleanout campaign was held in preparation for the upcoming 9th All African University Game to be held on July.





Mekelle University holds the 26th Commencement

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Mekelle University holds the 26th Commencement

Mekelle University have held the 26th commencement on July 23, 2018 at Adihaki Campus.The commencement takes place a week before the 9th All African University Games to be hosted by MU.


On his welcoming speech, Prof Kindeya, President of MU, has addressed the fast development of the university in teaching learning, research and community service engagements and international partnership. Hence, the president applaud that Mekelle University aspires to become one of the top 25 African university in 2025. So tremendous activities that would make the university center of excellence have been done to meet the set goals in the university level said the president. Finally, he extends his congratulations remark to all the graduate and the families.


An Honorary Guest Athlete Derartu Tulu also delivery a congratulation speech. On her speech she expresses her thought about the value of education to bring about social, economic and political development in a nation. Hence, she insists the graduates to be a responsible citizen and contribute to their country in their future career. lastly, she affirmed that all hands should be provided to support Mekelle University to host the upcoming All African University Games successfully. Another honorary Guest Dr. Debretsion Gebremichail, Vice President of Tigray regional state, has also addressed a congratulation message to the graduates.


In this 26th Commencement, a sum total of 7350 students earn first, second and third degrees. While 4844 students get their Bachlors degree, 2464 students earn their post graduate diploma and degree, 41 in Medical Specialization and a student earns a PHD in Climate Change and Rural Development. Among the total graduating class, 32% are female undergraduates and 22% are female postgraduate.


The University community wishes to all graduates a bright future and successful career time.


EiT-M management visited Texas Tech Univ. and PVAMU in Lubbock/Prairie

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Dr. Teddy Ivanitzki hosted EiT-M managers, Dr. Ashenafi, Dr.

Mulalem, Dr. Bizuneh, Mr. Alem and Mr. Ferede in Texas during last

week of January. Unusually high outcome characterized their visit.

Official whole day visit to TTU in Lubbock resulted in agreement on

availability of multiple advisors for potential PhD candidates from

EiT-M, superior result. Already one of the TTU members has arrived to

Ethiopia to give training on specific labs. Unofficial visit to PVAMU

resulted in similar way, they have open doors for PhD advisors as well.

PVAMU is expecting visiting Mekelle in the near future.   EiT-M

management visited additionally UTI (Universal Technical Institute) in

Houston, a vocational educator for automotive industry. The group

visited as well Champion Fiberglass in Spring, a unique fiberglass

production company. The CEO, Goran Haag gave them a great insider view

on production of fiberglass pipes.


DAAD funded scholarships at EiTM for local & international students for 2018/2019

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Ethiopian Institute of Technology (EiTM), Mekelle University is offering 10 internationally funded Master’s Degree scholarships in following eight fields:

1.      Communication Engineering

2.      Control & Instrumentation

3.      Manufacturing & Materials Engineering

4.      Product Design & Development

5.      Quality Engineering and KaiZen

6.      Structural Engineering

7.      Thermo-Fluid Engineering, and

8.      Urban Planning & Development

All degrees are financially funded and supported by DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). Scholarships are available for up to a maximum of two years. The scholarship will be initially granted for one year and may be extended upon individual request and receipt of a complete application by using the provided form.

All national and international applications must be sent to Dr. Ahmed Mohammed, (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ).

All applicants are required to attach the following documents

1.       Application letter clearly stating the program applied for

2.       Curriculum Vitae

3.       Two Recommendations

4.       Motivation

Deadline for individual applications is February 25, 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be announced by February 28, 2018.

Furthermore, shortlisted candidates are required to register on DAAD portal ( ) and submit electronically filled application form with required documents before March 08, 2018. For further information refer to


In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme Ethiopia[u1] 

Female candidates and candidates from less privileged regions or groups as well as candidates with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.

For further details please contact Dr. Ahmed Mohammed, EiTMPostgraduate Studies Coordination Office Head, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Phone +251-926784084.


 [u1]Hyperlink it to “Mekelle_call for Scholarship Applications.pdf” file