Addis Ababa, May 10, 2002 (ENA)- The Addis Ababa University (AAU) says it is
approaching a level by which it would operate entirely with Ethiopian Professional staff.
In a statement issued on Wednesday, the University said 768 of the 802 instructors currently
on job are Ethiopians.
Among the Ethiopian instructors and researchers are 21 professors, 118 associate professors
and 201 assistant professors, the statement indicated.
More than 23,000 students are currently attending classes in the university's regular, post
graduate programmes, it added.
The University is also providing PHD programme in Biology Chemistry, History, Language,
Mathematics, Microbiology and Physiology.