Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering

Program Level:Undergraduate

It is a great pleasure to welcome you to the website of the Department of Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering at the Institute of Technology, Ambo University, Ethiopia. This website provides an overview of the academic programs, research activities of our department, research facilities, profiles of faculty members, and details of student activities.

Program Objective

  • To plan, design, construct, manage and supervise water resources and hydropower projects; water supply systems, iirrigation & drainage systems and environmental protection works

Graduate Profile

Skills, knowledge and attitudes to Plan, design, and construct systems and structures for optimum utilization of water resources for:

  • Hydropower generation,
  • Industrial & domestic water supply systems, irrigation systems, etc.
  • Natural water flow control such as Flood control, Land drainage etc.

Areas of Specialization

  • Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering
  • Water Supply and Environmental Engineering
  • Water Resources Engineering and Management
  • Hydro-Informatics

Program Type: Regular


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