Establishment History

The Faculty of Informatics was established first as Department of Computer Science in 2000 enrolling a total of 147 students in certificate and 12+2 diploma programs in the regular and extension divisions. Following the new Education and Training Policy of the country, the Department started implementing the TVET curriculum in both level III and level IV and in the 2004/5 Academic Year, it launched the Undergraduate Degree Program in Computer Science. In the year 2005/6, the Department was raised to the level of Faculty and was named, “Faculty of Informatics.”

The Faculty of Informatics, Undergraduate Program, offers training in the fields of Information Technology and Computing Science.

Admission Requirements

Students wishing to join the departments are required to meet the minimum entry requirements set by the Ministry of Education (MoE).

Programs and Duration

The Degree Program for both fields of studies at the Faculty is a four-year program for regular students and a five-year program for extension students. The duration for extension students who join the department securing their degree depends on their course exemption.

Committed to Excellence in Computing!


Undergraduate Campus

Phone: +251-11 553 8001/20 (ext. 119)

P.O. Box: 1211 /18490

Addis Ababa