Bahir Dar university is a place where ideas, passions, and questions can be fully explored. With an overwhelming number of campus clubs and student organizations, you’ll find something for every interest and passion. There’s so much to do, countless opportunities to connect, nourish talents, and serve others.
Bahir Dar Institute of Technology through Faculty of Civil and Water Resources Engineering has been conducting a cooperative research project since 2014 aiming to increase food production, improve nutrition, protect the environment and accelerate economic development through improved access to irrigation technologies for smallholder farmers, while promoting, based on research evidence, a dialogue among stakeholder communities and policy makers. The partners were ILRI, IWMI, TAMU and NCAT.
Workshop was conducted from 24 to 27 March 2018 at Aba Mengesha Geneme Public Library and Information Center, Jerusalem Children and Community Development Organization (JeCCDO).
The aim of the workshop was to establish collaborations between academics from the University of Bahir Dar and the University of Cambridge and their partners on research projects that aim to contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).
The Bahir Dar Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar University has participated in a national Agricultural Exhibition and Trade Fair organized by USAID Feed the Future Ethiopia Value Chain Activity from 27th to 28th Jan.2017 in Amhara National Regional State, West Gojjam Administrative Zone, Finote Selam town. The objective of the trade fair was to create market linkages among different institutions working on agricultural technology development and marketing.
The 2nd Amhara Agricultural Forum 2017 (AAF-2017) was taken place in Bahir Dar, on 16 Jan 2018 at Jacaranda Hotel, Bahir Dar, Amhara, Ethiopia. The Forum was organized by Small Scale and Micro-Irrigation Support (SMIS), and Bahir Dar Institute of Technology-Bahir Dar University in collaboration with International Water Management Institute. Dr Seifu A Tilahun and Dr Mamaru A Moges were representing Bahir Dar Institute of Technology.
As part of Sustainably Intensified Production Systems Impact on Nutrition (SIPSIN) project of BiT-BDU and TAMU project under Faculty of Civil and Water Resources Engineering through Dr Seifu A Tilahun, nutrition education training have started to be given to fifty women farmers who are involved in small scale irrigation farming through Appropriate Scale Mechanization Consortium on vegetable production. The education will present key nutrition concepts that will be addressed in two rounds during eight days.
Bahir Dar Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar University, in collaboration with the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Postharvest Loss (PHL-IL) has organized a practical training on drying of maize by solar bubble drier to farmers in Kudmi village in Mecha district. The practical training held as of November 25, 2017 aims at introduction of integrated post management of maize grains. A total of fifty farmers participated on the training into two batch of which 20 were females.
GIZ-STEP in collaboration with Bahir Dar Institute of Technology (BiT) organized and delivered training workshop entitled ‘ProNet Entrepreneurship workshop’ from 6th to 17th Nov. 2017. The ProNet Entrepreneurship training main objective is an experiential training package designed to equip graduates, academia and local enterprises with practical knowledge and skills to initiate, plan, and run their own business with practically tested tools and techniques in the business environment. Specifically, the ProNet training aims at:
A two days Regional training workshop on Food Safety and Postharvest Loss Management was conducted at Bahir Dar Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar University from 27-28/02/2010 E.C. More than 25 agricultural expertise from ANRS, 8 Model farmers and 8 academic staff were attained the training program.
የከፍተኛ ትምህርት ተቋማት በልዩ ልዩ የሙያ መመስኮች በብቃት የስለጠነ ሥራ መሪ ፣ ተመራማሪ፣ አዲስ ዕውቀት አፍላቂ ዜጋ ማፍራት ይችሉ ዘንድ ለትምህርት ጥራት ልዩ ትኩረት ተሰጥቶ እየተሰራ መሆኑ ይታወቃል ፡፡ የከፍተኛ ትምህርት ጥራት በተለይም የምሩቃን ብቃትና ተወዳዳሪነት ለማረጋገጥ የተለያዩ ምዘናዎችን መስጠት በተለይም ተማሪዎች ትምህርታቸውን ካጠናቀቁ በኋላ አጠቃላይ ምዘና መስጠት የምሩቃንን ዕውቀት ክህሎትና አመለካከት ለመመዘን የላቀ ሚና ይጫወታል፡፡ ተመራቂ ተማሪዎችም በራስ መተማመንን እንዲያጎለብቱ ያደርጋል፡፡ ስለዚህም በዩኒቨርሲቲ የሚሰጠውን ትምህርት ተከታታለው ያጠናቀቁ የቅድመ ምረቃ መርሃ ግብር ዕጩ ምሩቃን ከመመረቃቸው ቀድሞ አጠቃላይ ምዘና እንዲወስዱና ብቃታቸው እንዲረጋገጥ ይደረጋል፡፡
በመሆኑም ከ2011 የትምህርት ዘመን ጀምሮ በሁሉም የቅድመ ምረቃ ትምህርት መስኮች ተማሪዎች ከመመረቃቸው በፊት የብቃት መለኪያ የሚሆነውን አጠቃላይ ምዘና ወሰደው አጥጋቢና ከዚያ በላይ ውጤት ማስመዝገብ ይጠበቅባቸዋል፡፡
Information communication technology for development (ICT4D) research center in collaboration with European Alliance for Innovation (EAI) has successfully conducted its first international conference with a motto "ICT supported Science and Technology Innovations for Africa's Development". The conference has taken place on September 25-27. 2017 at Grand Resort and Spa in Bahir Dar /Ethiopia. The three-day event gathers participants from Africa, Europe, United States of America and Asia.