Arba Minch University will be celebrating its silver jubilee from 2nd to 4th January 2014. The university has planned a three-day celebration which will have slew of programs i.e. exhibitions, panel discussions, music show etc. to commemorate its success in different arenas.

In Practical Attachment, Institute of Technology (AMiT) students are sent for the one-semester internship in various industries as per the area of specialization. And during their engagement, university expects them to assimilate the practical aspects of acquired theoretical knowledge that put them on the stronger pedestal, said the Scientific Director of Institute of Technology, Dr Negash Wagesho.

Arba Minch University has recently forged another fruitful alliance with the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Germany (HNU) by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the joint project, ‘Applied Entrepreneurship Education Program’ (AEEP), in Neu-Ulm, Germany on October 18, 2013.

Arba Minch University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an Irish semi-state organization - The Agriculture and Food Development Authority – Teagasc to collaborate on the wider spheres of agriculture, food, environmental and life sciences at President’s office on October 29, 2013.

‘‘We have had collaboration with Ethiopia that was mostly related to trainings in defense areas and defense institutions. But, when I looked at it, I think we can widen it up, because Rwanda is a very friendly country with its history, people and the governing institutions.