Jimma University School of Public Health, Ethiopia

Jimma University School of Public Health
The College of Public Health and Medical Sciences of Jimma University (JU) evolved from the then Jimma Institute of Health Sciences established in 1983.

The university itself was established as a public higher education institution in December 1999 by the amalgamation of Jimma Institute of Health Sciences and Jimma College of Agriculture. JU is Ethiopia’s first Innovative Community Oriented Education Institution of higher learning ( http://www.ju.edu.et/ ).

Then the College of Public Health and Medical Sciences was finally established by the amalgamation of the former Faculty of Public Health and Medical Faculty 2009. The college aims at producing high quality multidisciplinary health care professionals through its community based educational (CBE) philosophy, with competence in health care delivery and other.

Jimma University