Haramaya University

Haramaya University Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 9573

University Overview

Haramaya University, established in 1954, is a non-profit public higher-education school located in the suburbs of Haramaya (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Oromia Region. Haramaya University (HRU), which is officially recognized by Ethiopia’s Ministry of Education, is a large coeducational Ethiopian higher education school (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students). Haramaya University ranking (HRU) offers a variety of courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees, including doctorate degrees, in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 66-year-old Ethiopian university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. This Ethiopian higher education school is somewhat selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Haramaya University ranking (HRU) also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Haramaya University Ranking

University Identity

Name Haramaya University
Acronym HRU
Founded 1954
Motto Building the Basis for Development
Colours Light green

University Location

Address PO Box 138 Dire Dawa Haramaya Oromia Region Ethiopia
Tel +251 (25) 553 0319
Fax +251 (25) 553 0325

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office PO Box 138 Dire Dawa 138 (25) 553 0313

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


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Memberships and Affiliations

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