International Relations Directorate

The International Relations Office (IRO), ECSU

The International Relations Office(IRO), ECSU was established as per the Senate Legislation, article 31. The main objective of the office is to strengthen and facilitate the university’s relations with institutions in countries in the region and beyond.

The IRO’s major duties include:

  • conducting studies about ECSU relations with other foreign institutions;
  • working towards expanding linkages with other foreign institutions;
  • following up and support scholarship and internship students from other countries;
  • handling, in close liaison with the Admissions office, scholarship requests and the recruitment of international students; and assisting in the affairs of international teaching staff;
  • providing information for international students on scholarships and on exchange programmes;
  • facilitating and manage, in close liaison with the Student Admission Office, the University’s inter- institutional agreements;
  • marketing programs and courses to international students as well as the University’s programs, research and teaching expertise;
  • assisting with negotiating inter-institutional agreements;
  • creating links with relevant embassies and organizations;
  • preparing academic, social and cultural events (during day or night times) for foreign students and staff; (Introducing Ethiopia’s policies and directions in different areas)

Contact addresses 

Seifu Bekuretsion (Director,IRO)


(Ext:   247  )

POBox 5648

Mob.Tel.No: +251911609691





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