College of Medicine and Health Science
The College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS) is committed in providing Competent Health professionals through quality education, problem-based research and relevant community services to meet the societal needs
The College of medicine and Health sciences strives to become the leading health institution in education, health service and research by 2025
The College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS) is on the way to start the construction of referral teaching hospital at a place called Nihibi near the Miwtsae werki campus. We are currently using Adigrat general hospital as a teaching hospital and our academic staffs are giving community service.
CMHS has already established in-service training center and will take the responsibility of supporting the health system of the country in general and the region in particular by providing quality training. Community service is among the three pillar activities of the University. Through this wing, CMHS will not only provide training; but in addition it will support the nearby health facilities by engaging its instructors in the facilities and by supporting logistics (medical equipments) to selected health facilities as well as through TTP and CBTP has been providing outreach health services for about 30,000 households in five sites (Agulae, Freweyni, Hawzen, Edaga hamus, Adigrat town and Fatsi).
Alongside research activities being undertaken by our various Departments .With the yearly enrolment capacity is increasing in its undergraduate programs, the CMHS has been striving a lot to diversify its academic programs. In 2016, the College has successfully got the School of Medicine recognized as the full-fledged School formally endorsed by AGU’s Administrative Board. Currently the College offers about 6 undergraduate degree and on preparation to open one additional undergraduate program ( medical laboratory technology ) & one postgraduate program (GMPH/RH ) .Our College is made up of:
- School of medicine
- Department of pediatric & child health
- Department of internal medicine
- Department of surgery
- Department of gynecology & obstetrics
- Anesthesia unit
- Department of pharmacy
- Department of public health
- Department of nursing
- Department of midwifery
- Department of biomedical sciences
- Psychiatric unit
Based on the national health policy demand, long term plan of the government and mandate given to the Higher education Institutions to train competent professions for the development of the country Adigrat University, College of Medicine and Health Sciences was established in October 2012 G.C; the college hosted 142 undergraduate students as first batch in the fields of Nursing, Public Health, Midwifery and Medical students. Subsequently to compensate the increasing demand of trained healthcare personnel in 2014, department of pharmacy was opened along with the department of psychiatry. Currently, the college has accepted and enrolled 1204 students in regular program and 372 summer and extension students in six field of among those 41.2% are female students.
Healthy and prosperous society Contact Us If you would like to learn more about our work please contact:
Dr .Gaym G/selassie (MD, Assistant professor of surgery ) Dean of college of medicine and health sciences P.O. Box 50 Adigrat, Tigray ETHIOPIA Direct: +251910128882 | Fax: +251344452170/23/15 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org