Mission and vision


The vision of Bahir Dar University is to become one of the ten premier research universities in Africa by 2025.


The mission of Bahir Dar University is to contribute substantially to the nation and beyond through high quality education, research and community services.

The Motto of Bahir Dar University Wisdom at the Source of the Blue Nile

Core Values

  • Quality
  • Discourse
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Democratic culture
  • Social responsibility