Mekelle University: Ranking & Review

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Mekelle Rank Ethiopia Rank World Rank
1 3 7214
Top 43%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate85%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesMU
መቐለ ዩኒቨርስቲ
MottoWe Really care
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Ethiopia
Academic structureCollege of Business and Economics
College of Dryland Agriculture and Natural Resources
College of Health Sciences
College of Law and Governance
College of Natural and computational Sciences
College of Social Sciences and Languages
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ethiopian Institute of Technology- Mekelle
Mekelle Institute of Technology
Institute of Climate and Society
Institute of Environment-Gender and Development Studies
Institute of Geo-information and Earth Observation Sciences
Institute of Paleo-environment and Heritage Conservation
Institute of Pedagogical Sciences
Institute of Population Studies
Institute of Water and Environment
Colorsblue, yellow
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio19
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 231
Mekelle, Tigray
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+251 (344) 404 005
Fax+251 (344) 405 239

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