Message from Dean of College of Education

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the website of Hawassa University's (HU) College of Education. As Dean, I am proud to say that our college is a vibrant learning environment in which faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community members engage in active learning, culturally responsive pedagogy, rigorous scientific discovery, passionate advocacy, and community-based engagement on a regular basis. Every day, our staff strive to make our Education College one of the top ten Education University Colleges in Africa by 2030 through teaching, research, and community service.

The College of Education strives to create a positive working environment through inclusiveness and diversity, in which all students are given the support they require to realize their unique potential and develop the creativity and resilience required for a successful career in education. We are also proud of our varied options for earning a degree in education. Our goal is to provide students with multiple pathways and modalities to achieve their goals of becoming teachers, educational leaders, educators, and researchers.

HU's College of Education is an exceptional place to pursue a degree in education because of the rich and diverse educational settings that surround us: government and private schools, government agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and so on. And, in every way, our work environment at HU reflects both aspirations and limitless opportunities in teaching and learning, leadership development, and community organizing. As a result, joining us opens up a world of opportunities, from observing world-class special educators in a one-of-a-kind commitment to gaining knowledge and skills in integrated learning strategy.

Since 2016, the College of Education and the Centre of Excellence in Teacher Education and Educational Leadership have collaborated with the Ministry of Education to improve the quality of education at the secondary and secondary levels, as well as the well-being and quality of life of citizens, through education and research; we are led by high-calibre faculty members who are committed to student success. Our curriculum and faculty offer a variety of perspectives programs at the certificate, undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels to sculpt students' hands, hearts, and heads/minds while increasing knowledge and skills in the pursuit of academic excellence as they prepare for a career in the twenty-first century.

Now is your opportunity to become tomorrow’s successful national and global citizen-ready to impact children and families for decades to prepare responsible citizen. Please Visit our website and contact us for further collaborative partnership to advance quality of Education. In our college there are more than 60 teaching and 16 admin staffs as well as more than 2003 students enrolled in certificate (PGDT, PGDSL, PGCSS, PGCPSS, HDP) BA, MA and PhD/DEd programs at different modality.

I hope that as you explore this website, you will find our commitment to assisting students in thriving our best experience pleasure in learning. We genuinely believe that education is a social determinant of many aspects of our lives, including health/nutrition, justice, community development, and economic stability. Indeed, our interdisciplinary approach to learning and our graduates' achievements in a variety of career fields demonstrate this. Life at HU, CoE is exciting, and most importantly, it is a place where classrooms come alive with purpose through conversation, collaboration, and hands-on experiences. I hope you’ll visit us website


Dean, College of Education at Hawassa University
Hawassa, Ethiopia
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