Jimma University recognized as Ethiopia’s leading university
For the third time Jimma University is ranked as the leading university of Ethiopia by the Ministry of Education. Jimma University is partner of the Institutional University Cooperation programme (IUC) of VLIR-UOS. Kora Tushune, IUC programme coordinator at Jimma University, recognizes the significance of the collaboration: "We would like to thank VLIR-UOS for all the support we have been receiving, which has remarkably improved the profile and image of our young and emerging university."
Sultan Suleman, involved in the IUC programme with Jimma University is awarded "Certificate of Merit and Gold Medal of the year" for his contribution to Pharmaceutical Research and Development. He received the award on the occasion of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Ethiopian Pharmaceutical Association (EPA) that was held in Addis Ababa from September 7-8 2012. Professor Suleman recognizes the contribution of the Flemish and Ethiopian colleagues of the IUC programme.