Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mission Statement

The Department stands to provide practical project based training towards the production of technically sound and practically competent Engineers of global standard. In addition the Department strives:

  • To teach the fundamentals of modern electrical and computer engineering.

  • To conduct and foster creative research by addressing the needs of industries, the government and various scientific communities.

  • To graduate well-balanced students with up-to-date technical knowledge, and high aspirations to excellence, poverty alleviation and leadership.

  • To publicize the Departments’ achievements through enduring publications and via conference participations.

Main Study Direction - Electrical and  Computer Engineering

Main Study Level - Bachelor of Sciences

Entry Requirement

  • For the regular program, candidates who have completed grade 12 of the secondary Education cycle and obtained University-entry qualification can apply for the study Program.

  • Diploma holders with appropriate background can join based on the criteria set by the University/faculty.

Languages of Instruction - English

Subject Area - Electrical and Computer Engineering

Degree and/ Qualification - Bachelor of Sciences in Electrical and Computer  Engineering

Duration/ Study Type - 5 Years Full Time/ Regular

Study Program Language – English

Study Program Description

  • The study program will help students to work in a multidisciplinary themes and has 40 modules in line with general time breakdown indicated below: 

  • In the five consecutive semesters, after the common assessment semester, all students will take courses mainly in the core Electrical Engineering module. This provides them a broad background for all areas of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

  • At the end of the sixth semester, students are expected to pass a holistic examination that requires an overview of all the courses taken to make sure that they are ready for the focus area studies.

  • In the final two years, students will have the opportunity to focus on one of the five areas, namely Communication Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Industrial Control Engineering, and Microelectronics Engineering.


Bekalu lakie (MSc)
Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
Wolkite University
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Tamru Demsis (Ph.D)
Wolkite University, 07
Wolkite, 07
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