The 5th international conference on language, culture and communication will begin just after a couple of hours today March 5, 2018 at Faculty of Humanities, Bahir Dar University.

Faculty of Humanities has disclosed its plan to launch undergraduate BA Degree program in Chinese Language.

Dr. Dawit Amogne, dean of  faculty of humanities, in the discussion held today at the faculty, has said that the program will begin in mid 2018.

Also in the discussion, Dr. Li Yaohui, director of Confucius Institute at Addis Ababa University, Directer Li, has said that apart from teaching Chinese Language, the institute... Read More

The Faculty of Humanities will start teaching Ge'ez in 2017/18 academic year. Dr. Dawit Amogne, Dean of the Faculty says that the curriculum for Masters in Ge'ez has been reviewed in public workshop, held in Old Senate Hall, back in October 2017.


On the workshop, it has been underscored that the ancient and medival images of Ethiopia are available through Ge'ez. The language has been utilized to record and... Read More

BDU:The Faculty of Humanities at Bahir Dar University has begun its first national conference on language, literature, culture and communications.
The President of Bahir Dar University Dr.Baylie Damtie made an opening remark stressing the necessity of discourse among Ethiopian intellectuals on the contemporary issues related to the field of humanities.
In his keynote address Professor Abiy Yigzaw has clearly underlined that the... Read More

The Chinese language teaching scheme is launched on March 24, 2014 by two Chinese instructors for twenty five teachers and seventy students, grouped into three sections.
The program is the result of the cooperation agreement made between Bahir-Dar University and Addis Ababa-based Confucius Institute of China. In light of this agreement, Confucius Institute assigned two Chinese instructors, Haisheng Duan, Associate professor, and... Read More

BDU: The University’s Administrative Board in its regular meeting held on 11 April, 2014 awarded professorship to one of the long-serving, 1993-present, staff in the Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Humanities, Dr. Abiy Yigzaw Filate who has contributed enormously both in the academic and administrative realms.

የኢትዮጵያ ቋንቋዎች እና ስነጽሑፍ አማርኛ ትምህርት ክፍል ተማሪዎች እና የፎክሎር ትምህርት ክፍል የአንደኛ ዓመት ተማሪዎች በዩኒቨርስቲው በእንግድነት ተጋብዘው ከሀምቡርግ ዩኒቨርስቲ ከመጡት ዶ/ር ጌቴ ገላዬ ጋር ውይይት አደረጉ፡፡ ዶ/ር ጌቴ ገላዬ በሀምቡርግ ዩኒቨርስቲ የእስያና የአፍሪካ ጥናት ተቋም መምህርና ተመራማሪ ሲሆኑ የአማርኛ ቋንቋ ትምህርት በጀርመን ዩኒቨርሲቲዎች፣ የግዕዝ ቋንቋ ትምህርት በጀርመን ዩኒቨርሲቲዎች፣ በአማርኛና ግዕዝ ቋንቋዎች ዙሪያ ጥናትና ምርምር ያደረጉ አውሮፓውያንና ስራዎቻቸው፣አውሮፓውያን ስለምን በኢትዮጵያ ቋንቋዎችና ባህል ዙሪያ ጥናትና ምርምር ያደርጋሉ፣በተፈጥሯዊና ሰው ሰራሽ ሀብቶች አጠባበቅ የወጣቱ ሚና ምን መሆን አለበት፣ በኢትዮጵያ ቋንቋዎችና ባህል ጥናትን... Read More

BDU: The University’s Faculty of Humanities has formally launched Amharic Language knowledge sharing Club.
During the meeting, the Dean Dr Seyoum Teshome explained that the installation of the club would be instrumental to identify problems and suggest remedies hazarding the development of the language.
He also pointed out that the establishment of the forum could be a platform to bring all stakeholders to... Read More

BDU:Bahir Dar University Faculty of Humanities has recently conducted the first national workshop on” The Amharic Language and its cultural aspect studies.”
According to the Dean Dr.Seyum Teshome, the objective of the workshop was meant to sensitize research on Amharic Language and its cultural practices, to instill research culture among young researchers, to disseminate knowledge and to bring together researchers and policy makers on... Read More