Electronics and Communication Engineering
In recent times, building a knowledge-based society has become a key priority of the Nation. The national need for knowledge and expertise in modern information communication technologies (ICT) is becoming over-whelming. Electronics and communications engineering is a fundamental tool to overcome the socio-economic and environmental problems, thus improving the quality of life of Ethiopians. It strives to build national ICT capacity, by introducing advanced and sustainable telecommunication technologies, and placing appropriate ethical and safety standards in ICT. The fundamental aim of the UG Electronics and Communications Engineering is, therefore, to: (a) produce electronics and communication engineers who would be engaged in helping the nation exploit the potential of modern ICT in the various economic sectors, and (b) serve as a foundation for future, full-fledged graduate ICT programs and high quality R&D works.