Mekelle Technology Institute to Enroll First Batch of Students
Mekelle, August 27, 2002 (WIC)- The Mekelle Technology Institute, launched by the Tigrai
Development Association (TDA), will enroll the first batch of 90 students for degree program
in the next academic year, the Institutes Administration said.
Board members of the Association in charge of the Affairs of the Institute, Araya Zerihun and
Desta Asgidom told Walta that the institute will enroll students who left the Ethiopian School
Leaving Examinations and have passed the Institutes entrance exams.
They said the Institute will train students for the Batchlor of Science degree in Civil
Engineering, Building Technology, Electrical and Computer engineering as well as computer
science and information communication.
They added that the institute has been designing the curriculum, recruiting the teaching staff
and fulfilling internal facilities over the last five years.
The Association engaged in the construction of several primary schools in the Tigrai State
over the last few years has also established a boarding high schools which enrolls students
who complete the 8th grade with distinctions.