Wollega University is one of the public higher educational institutions established at Nekemte in 2007. Wollega University is located 331 km West of Addis Ababa at the outskirt of Nekemte town on the 150 hectares of land surrounded by evergreen forest and natural scenery of landscape, and spectacular view of mount Komto. At present, the University, runs 47 undergraduate, and 5 graduate programs in three different campuses at, Nekemte, Gimbi and Shambu towns. Wollega University is an innovative institution and a pioneer University to introduce continuous assessment, student centered & active learning in the teaching-learning arena to revolutionarize the traditional methods of teaching by promoting the communicative teaching approach and fully implementing the continues assessment technique.
Wollega University is a comprehensive university engaged in the provision of all rounded education, research and community service .
Wollega University aspires to be a center of excellence in East Africa in producing competent citizens and high-level professionals and researchers that could play a critical leadership role, generate new knowledge and adapt relevant knowledge to national development.
Mission of Wollega University is to achieve excellence in producing competent professionals in varies disciplines and producing competent professionals in varies disciplines and be a model in research and consultancy service through practical based, life long learning, and promote democratic culture to contribute to the national development of the country.
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Wollega University Official Website: http://www.wuni.edu.et/