Wollega University: Ranking & Review

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Nekemte Rank Ethiopia Rank World Rank
1 22 13950

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment17,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$3,750
International students$3,750$6,250

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 namesWOU
ወለጋ ዩኒቨርሲቲ
MottoExcellence and Innovation
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Ethiopia
Affiliations and membershipsConsortium of Ethiopian Public Universities
Academic structureFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Faculty of Natural Sciences
School of Computational Sciences
School of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Faculty of Business and Economics
School of Management and Cooperatives
School of Banking and Accounting
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
School of Education
School of Law
School of Veterinary Sciences
Medical Faculty
Institute of Food and Bio-process Technology
School of Language and Journalism
Colorsblue, yellow
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff750
Student/staff ratio23
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewollegauniversity.edu.et
AddressPO Box 395
Nekemte, Oromia
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+251 (57) 661 7981
Fax+251 (57) 661 7980

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