Engineering and Technology

Background information About ETC

College of Engineering and Technology of the Bule Hora University at Main Campus established in 2012 G.C has had an impressive pool of undergraduate (BSc), Master (MSc) and PhD study programs. Currently it runs 20 BSc, 13 Masters and 2 PhD programs. All the programs are vastly demanded in the national job markets where graduates are basically win career jobs. The design of the PhD curriculum in Power Engineering as well as a PhD in Industrial Engineering has been completed and will admit students as of 2022/23 while the holistic preparations in the PhD curriculum in Hydraulic Engineering/Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering are also underway. The principal pillars of Engineering sciences are enduring sustainable learning, demand-driven curricula, student-centered experimental learning, community services, appropriate technology transfer, and Engineering Project leadership development.
The College is hosting the new state-of the-art research center, i.e. Centre for Mining 

Engineering and Natural Resources Development Research. It is being has great part of its kind in a university set-up in Ethiopia, BHU will be a pioneer in this arena. The center is headquartered at Main campus, Bule Hora with satellite research stations to be launched next at Different East Guji and West Guji zone Woredas at where different minerals, Gemstones potentials abundantly available. It’s prime aimed at contributing for the holistic development of region and country by generating, developing and adapting improved Mining production technologies in the area of Mining industries, mining Quality, mining excavation, Mining production technologies, environmental concerns, Mining economics, gender, extension services through integration of innovative, demand-driven and problem-solving research, training, extension and a consultancy services to the local, national and international communities. The Centre will be entrusted with the mandate to generate and catalyze Mining knowledge, innovative technologies dissemination and services for sustainable livelihoods.

The College will acquire well-furnished teaching and research laboratories to properly function from basic to the molecular level.
Train high caliber professionals, both at undergraduate and master’s levels

To provide Technology support quality education

 To achieve excellence in application oriented research

To provide problem based community service

To create strong relationship with Construction and manufacturing Industry


The College is committed to train high caliber national and international professionals in the areas of technology transfer, Engineering sciences, environmental issues for climate, Innovation and Developing culture to technology idea and undertaking demand-driven, novelty and problem-solving research, and offering community services.


By 2025 being competent institute in sciences and technology from national university.


  • Academic freedom
  • Quality
  • Excellency
  • Cooperation and team work
  • Encourage Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Honesty
  • Good governance

We are Building the Bridge of Technology

Duba Chena Dero (Ass.Prof.)
Phone -+251-916663161
E-mail -
P. O. Box 144, Bule Hora, Ethiopia
Main Campus,Block 035,@400m

Departments Under College of Engineering and Technology
Senior Department

    Department of Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering

    Department of Civil Engineering
    Department of Architecture
    Department COTM
    Department of Chemical Engineering
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Department of Environmental Engineering
    Department of Irrigation and Water Resources Engineering
    Department of Industrial Engineering
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Department of Mining Engineering
    Department of Surveying Engineering

New launched Departments

Department of Electromechanical Engineering
Department of Food Process Engineering
Department of Urban and Regional Planning
Department of Mineral Processing and Metallurgical Engineering
Department of Water Supply and Environmental Engineering
Department of Textile Engineering
Department of Garment Engineering
Department of Automotive Engineering

Coordinators of College of Engineering and Technology

Post Graduate and CEP coordinators
University Industry linkage (UIL) Coordinators
Research and Community Service and Publication Coordinator
Research Centre Coordinator
Registrar and Alumni Coordinator
Administration and General Service Coordinator
Educational Relevance and Quality Assurance Coordinator
Pre-Engineering Coordinator