Mettu University, Ethiopia

Mettu University, in its acronym (MeU), was established as a result of the Ethiopian government’s endeavor towards realizing the country’s renaissance through educating the generation. It is one of the nine newly established public higher learning institutes.

The University is enrolling 4069 students in regular and more than 2000 students in a weekend, summer and evening programs in different disciplines under the faculties of which 70 % of them are attending sciences and technology fields.

Mettu University, Ethiopia

MeU is one of the public universities established in Ethiopia in 2011G.C. It is located in Southwestern of the country in evergreen environment of Oromia, Illu Ababor zone Mettu town.

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  • Mettu University: MeU
  • Type: Public
  • Location: Mettu town, Ethiopia
  • Established in 2010
  • President:
  • Total Students: 3000
  • Language: English
  • Admission mode: Online/Offline
  • Distance Education: N/A
  • Total Colleges: 06
  • School: 2
  • Medical Institutes: 01
  • Total Campuses: 02
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Mettu University, Ethiopia


Mettu University is located 600 km apart from the capital Addis Ababa to the South West of the country. It is located in Oromia National Regional State in Ilu Aba Bor zone. It is situated to the North West of Mettu town, the capital of the zone.

Engineering and Technology

The faculty of Engineering and Technology is one of the 5 faculties in Mettu University. Currently, the faculty enrolling more than 1500 students. The faculty teaches/traines undergraduate coursework in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Construction Technology and Management, Information Technology and Computer Science.

Natural and Computational Sciences

Faculty of Natural and Computational Sciences has been established in 2011 by admitting 161 students in four departments. Currently, it has six departments. i.e., Biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, sport science, and statistics.

Business and Economics

Business and Economics Faculty is one of the faculties running various academic programs in Mettu University. The faculty was established in 2011 G.C, by enrolling management in the weekend program.

In addition to the weekend program, in September 2012 the faculty has opened Accounting and Finance, Management, and Economics in the regular programs and Management Information System in a regular program, Accounting, and Finance in weekend program.

In September 2014, Economics and September 2015 Accounting and Finance fields of study had been opened in Bedelle Town in weekend program. In addition to producing professionals, the faculty is conducting problem-solving researches and providing need-based community services.

Contacts & Address

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  • P.O.Box: 318
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