ICT

Information & Communication Technology Directorate

The directorate is working to support the main core university processes i.e. teaching and Learning, Community service and research processes. We will have our own data center within two months. The data center costs 60 million birr including the equipment’s & its installation. After that we will provide the full service that is required from ICT. We have hired ICT professionals from juniors to seniors.

ICT Infrastructure

It is designed to fulfill the goal of ICT Network Services that is to provide a network infrastructure that is highly available, reliable, robust, secure, & easily accessed from anywhere. Read More

Technical User Support

Back ground of ICT Directorate Arsi University identified ICT service and system as critical and top priority enablers in achieving its vision and mission. ICT directorate was set up as a central service unit that provides expert services and guidance to all academic and administrative units of the university. Read More

Business Application Development

System development team is one of the core team in Arsi University ICT office. The main tasks of the team is to gather and study system requirements of the University and Design and develop the system. Read More

Teaching & Learning Technology

E-Learning is an approach to Teaching and Learning Technologies that uses technology to achieve and enhance Teaching and Learning. We are planning to implements an E-learning portal to enhance and facilitate the teaching and learning process. Read More

Training & Consultancy

The Training milestone is one of the prominent figures in the ICT Directorate office as there are a lot of training for users and staffs to be given to optimally utilize all the services given by the office. Read More

More About Us

Our mission is to provide, coordinate, and facilitate the use of ICT in all activities of the University in order to facilitate change.

Our vision is to exploit ICT to its full potential thereby assisting the University in elevating its position to a center of academic excellence.

The ICT Directorate office was established to meet the following objectives:

  • To plan, develop and manage University-wide ICT infrastructure
  • To develop/acquire relevant applications
  • To manage operations and maintenance of ICT resources
  • To train end-users on computer literacy and offer end-user computing support
  • To promote staff development program to ensure that ICT staff continue to acquire the necessary skills to provide high-quality services and support
  • To advise and consult the University management on the acquisition of ICT resources and related issues
  • Carry out researches in ICT

Major tasks done by the ICT Directorate in the year 2015/16 include:

A design for network expansion in all the campuses is undergoing; soon there will be a bid floating.

  • An ICT Policy is finished.
  • The University web-site has been designed and is being populated with data.
  • Recruitment of some staff on the basis of contract and assignment of some academic staff to work under the directorate office.
  • We start configuring an email service with our domain username@arsiun.edu.et & on the process of creating email address for our staffs & students & all the user accounts will be created & will be given in a month time.
  • The networking of all existing campuses, interconnecting the campuses and introduction of broadband network for use both by staff and students

  • The University web-site has been designed and is being populated with data.
  • We start configuring an email service with our domain username@arsiun.edu.et & on the process of creating email address for our staffs & students & all the user accounts will be created & will be given in a month time.
  • The networking of all existing campuses, interconnecting the campuses and introduction of broadband network for use both by staff and students