Institute of Technology

Institute of Technology

The institute of Technology will become an outstanding institution in training young Ethiopian students with high quality and capability and to be a science and technology research center of wide recognition form national and international communities.

The Institute of Technology has creatively played research, technology and production reflecting an industrial society. Our aim is to produce “Engineers” and “Technologists” with “Creativity”, “Ability” and “Strong Sense of Service to Society” as well. The graduate and post graduate programs combine a based education in the engineering fields with technology research.

By applying different methodologies, we give students broad and creative skills they need to pursue their goals. The Institute of Technology is committed to building competencies in engineering, technology and science, apart from research and exploring newer applications of industrial relevance.

The Institute cherishes the hope that its graduates will be the leaders of tomorrow. Their education is patterned with this in view. Thus in the engineering curriculum, besides the professional courses, there is a strong emphasis on acquiring a thorough grounding in the basic sciences of mathematics, physics and chemistry and a reasonable knowledge in subjects like economics, English, philosophy and social sciences belonging to the Humanities and Social Science.

The emphasis on the basic sciences removes to some extent the fear of rapid obsolescence, while studies in the Humanities help the students to interact more positively with the society in which he lives. Besides making available facilities for higher education, training and research in various fields of engineering and technology, the Institute contributes to the industrial development and economic growth of the country by preparing a cadre of engineers and scientists, who provide both manpower and support Research and Development work for industries.

In sum, the Institute offers students a unique environment that promotes culture, sports, societal contributions, art, self-governance and human value. Be a part of this unique institution.

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Motto of the Institution: “Knowledge is the Supreme Goal “

ለሐገሬ — For My Country


  • Institute of Technology envisions becoming a renowned institute in Africa.

Mission Statement

Institute of Technology is dedicated to serve the Ethiopian society and the world in discovery, development and application of knowledge in wide range of disciplines. The Institute is   committed to maintain and ensure the provision of quality, cost effective, timely and need based education at undergraduate and graduate levels; engage in research and knowledge transfer; conduct short term trainings and consultancy; and   offer community services in a professional and innovative manner so as to address the need of stakeholders.


The Technology Institute is primarily designed to train viable, job-oriented, and marketable and problem solving professionals in engineering sectors. Besides research, consultancy and other community services, regular training and disseminating research outputs are key roles the (IOT) is meant for.

The Core Values

  •  Excellence

The Institute values exemplary and distinguished performance in teaching, learning, research and community service and consultancy.

  • Diversity, tolerance and equity

The Institute upholds an educational and work environment in which all individuals and cultures are celebrated and respected for their unique talents and insights irrespective of ethnicity, gender, religion and physical and mental abilities and ensures justice in all opportunities.

  • Gender equity

The Institute is committed to work hard toward achieving gender equity within the Institute and the society in general.

  •  Honesty and integrity

The Institute practices honesty and integrity in how it conducts its academic works and models this ideal for students, employees, and the community at large.

  • Transparency and accountability

The Institute promotes openness and functions and upholds answerable to the authority and the public.

  • Community participation and empowerment

Institute of Technology actively engages the community in development activities and projects that benefit and enable them to make informed decisions on matters that influence their lives.

  • Collaboration and partnership

Institute of Technology is committed to work with other technology institutions, Government and non  government agencies, industries, businesses and others groups to enhance the services it gives to the public.

  • Team spirit

Institute of Technology values a common commitment among its staffs and its students in achieving institutional goals. It promotes working collegially and cooperatively to enrich the work and social environment at the University Mission.

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 Technology Contact Information’s

 Location Awaro
+251 112 60 90 22
+251 01362237