About AMU

Arba Minch University is based in South-West Ethiopia. The University was initially founded as the Arba Minch Water Technology Institute (AWTI) in 1986, and retains its reputation as a center of excellence for Water Technology in Eastern Africa. The University was officially inaugurated in June 2004 and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs, with academic areas structured as follows:

The University is currently undertaking an ambitious program of expansion and is targeted to develop from 8,000 registered students in 2008 to 24,000 students in 2014.