Agricultural Mechanization Engineering (PhD)

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering (Agricultural Mechanization Engineering)
Hosting Unit 
Faculty of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Program Description:
The program is designed to train researchers in the areas of agricultural mechanization engineering who can design schemes and conduct research to intensify smallholder farmers on farm operations through mechanization. Graduates will work as academicians, researchers, consultants, and policy makers in the field of agricultural mechanization engineering.
Duration of the program
Four years
Medium of Instruction
Admission criteria
Applicants must have Master degree in relevant field of study from a higher academic institution. They must also submit sponsorship letter or evidence of financial source to cover tuition and living costs upon application, and two recommendation letters (at least one of it preferably from former supervisors) and a synopsis showing once area of interest and research competence in the subject. Additionally, applicants should score the minimum pass mark on an entrance examination. 
Annual intake
5 students
Tuition fee
Contact person
Geta Kidanemariam (PhD)
Phone: +251-911824066