To be a renowned similar institute in Ethiopia and Africa by providing research based education that inspires students and promote ethical behavior.
The Mission of the School of Civil and Water Resources Engineering Program is
- to provide the high quality education required for the students to fully develop their professional qualities and skills as civil engineers and water resources engineers,
- to develop new knowledge that improves the practice of civil and water resources engineering, and
- to develop their personal potential to the greatest extent possible to serve the sector and society at large with appropriate ethics.
The graduates of the civil engineering and water resources engineering program should be well- rounded to function effectively both as professional engineers and as responsible and informed citizens.
The graduates of the civil engineering and water resources engineering program should practice the profession of civil engineering proficiently with a well- balanced preparation in engineering fundamentals and practical applications in any of the following areas of civil engineering: Environmental, Geotechnical, Structural, or Transportation and water resources.
The graduates of the civil and water resources engineering program should use the technical tools and skills required for effective professional practice and should continue learning in their professional lives to remain abreast of new developments and advances.
The graduates of the civil and water resources engineering program should function effectively in multicultural and multidisciplinary groups in their practice of the civil and water resources engineering profession be able to communicate effectively with engineering peers, other professionals and with the public in general.