Call for Joint M.Sc Study opportunity in Ecological and Systematic Zoology

Bahir DarUniversity (BDU), Addis Ababa University (AAU), and the University of OSLO (UiO), Norway, would like to accept successful applicants to train MSc in Ecological and Systematics Zoology for the September, 2019 entry. The main objective of this MSc study project is to strengthen research and education at AAU, BDU and UiO through mutual student mobility between Ethiopia and Norway. Course works for this MSc study will be delivered in the three universities. Ethiopian students will visit UiO for one semester to take courses, to get training in advanced techniques related to their MSc research projects, and refine the details of the hypotheses and methods sections of their MSc proposal. Therefore, applicants with BSc/BEd degree in Biology or other related fields can apply from August 07, 2019 to September 20, 2019 at the Science College Registrar’s Office of Bahir Dar University. Up on a successful completion of the Degree requirements of the existing curriculum in each University, students will be awarded an M.Sc Degree in Ecological and Systematic Zoology



  • During the application, students should bring a copy and original of their B.Sc/B.Ed degree(s).     
  • Students will be selected based on their academic qualification and the assessment made during the interview
  • Females are highly encouraged to apply in the project


For any further information, you can contact:


        Dessalegn Ejigu (PhD-Associate Professor)

      Joint project coordinator at BDU






Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Friday, September 20, 2019