The Institute of Land Administration of Bahir Dar University in collaboration with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) through “Strengthening Capacities for Land Governance in Africa (SLGA)” program is running a PhD programme in Land Policy and Governance. This call invites eligible applicants to apply to the Institute of Land Administration for September 2018 intake and The following are the research thematic areas of the Institute of Land Administration of Bahir Dar University. An attempt is made to illustrate the kinds of detailed research areas which fall under each thematic area. This however should not be considered as exhaustive one and applicants and researchers may come up with their own specific research topic that fall under one of the broade themes. for further information please check the attached file.