Mineral exploration, extraction and processing Center of Excellence (MEEP CoE)
The mineral exploration, extraction and processing center of excellence is one of the newly established center in Addis Ababa Science and Technology University (AASTU). The center is designed to focus on research and development in the mineral sector and to create effective platform for collaborative research across universities, other research institutions and industries.
Vision of the Center of Excellence
- To position AASTU as a knowledge hub by enhancing sustainable research and development in mineral exploration, mining and processing
Mission of the Center of Excellence
- To engage in goal-oriented high-level teaching, training and researches
- To establish research based MSc and PhD and other refreshment programs in the relevant discipline in accordance with the standard and requirements of AASTU
- To develop the technical and technological capabilities for accurate and cost-effective mineral discovery, extraction and processing techniques.
Daniel Meshesha (PhD)
Interim coordinator, MEEP CoE