Established in 2011, Addis Ababa Science and Technology University (AASTU) has rapidly emerged as Ethiopia’s premier institution for science and technology education. It is dedicated to promoting innovation, applied research, and driving industrial development in the country. As one of the science and technology universities, AASTU offers programs, with a primary focus on engineering, applied sciences, technology, and ICT fields. Meticulously tailored to align with the nation’s developmental agenda, the university provides 13 undergraduate, 43 master’s, and 41 doctoral programs. These programs empower students to excel as specialists and trailblazers in their respective fields. AASTU embraces a collaborative ethos and actively forges partnerships with over 175 international and 127 national entities. These partnerships enrich the academic fabric of the university and expand its global impact. By fostering collaboration, AASTU ensures that it remains at the forefront of scientific and technological advancements. With an unwavering commitment to excellence and a keen focus on industry relevance, AASTU plays a pivotal role in shaping the trajectory of Ethiopia’s scientific and technological landscape. The university is dedicated to ensuring a brighter and more innovative future for generations to come.

University for Industry

 


  • Delivering world-class education and training in strategically priority science and technology disciplines based on national economic demand,
  • Conducting problem-solving applied research to support the productivity and competitiveness of industries,
  • Serving as a center for knowledge and technological adaptation, innovation and transfer,
  • Building technical and managerial capabilities of industries, and
  • Becoming a national hub of science and technology.

To be internationally recognized Ethiopian hub of science and technology with a strong national commitment and significant continental impact by 2025.

University for Industry