Ranking  2126   2
Country Ethiopia
City Hawassa
Cost of living $700-1,004 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1999
Abbreviation HWU
Teachers 4,499
Students 24,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Ethiopia
World ranking2126
Country ranking2
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2126
Alternative title
old Hawassa University (Debub University)
Location on map
Hawassa University (HWU) - public higher education institution in Ethiopia. HWU was established in 1999. Hawassa University has an urban campus in Hawassa. Hawassa University is the second best educational institution in Ethiopia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process is based on the certificate of previous education provided by the applicant and academic performance. Hawassa University divides its academic year into semesters. As a state university, HWU provides scholarships to remarkable students. The university offers online degree programs. This format proved to be quite popular among the students.

The composition of the university. Hawassa University is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 24,000 students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. The academic staff of HWU includes more than 4 thousand teachers and professors. The university is also present on social media platforms: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of HWU. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them.
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