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National Commission for Higher Education: Efforts for Excelling Qualification Horizons

Prof. Tadesse Mehari Higher Education boss
Prof. Tadesse Mehari, Executive Director of the National Commission for Higher Education (NCHE), with a salient mission of promoting higher education and facilitate the advancement of all Higher Education Institutions in the country.

By Yosief Abraham Z.,

Established in 1958, University of Asmara (UOA) was the only hub for pursuing higher educational opportunities in Eritrea. In 2004, however, the Government of the State of Eritrea mandated a resolution to expand the opportunities of higher education in the country thereby to abridge the widely exaggerated difference between the demand for educated human resource and the limited capacity of Asmara University had to cater. Continue reading National Commission for Higher Education: Efforts for Excelling Qualification Horizons

“ኮለጃትና ካብ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ዝፈልየን ኣሰያይማ ጥራይ’ዩ” – ፕሮፌሰር ታደሰ

ፈጻሚ ዳይረክተር ሃገራዊ ኮሚሽን ላዕለዋይ ትምህርቲ ፕሮፌሰር ታደሰ መሓሪ

ሸሃብ ኣርኣያ | ንሓዳስ ኤርትራ፡

ጻሚ ዳይረክተር ሃገራዊ ኮሚሽን ላዕለዋይ ትምህርቲ ፕሮፌሰር ታደሰ መሓሪ፡ ብዛዕባ ኣብ ኤርትራ ዝርከባ ኮለጃት ዘምጽእኦ ዘለዋ ለውጢ፡ ብድሆታት ናይተን ትካላት ትምህርቲ ከምኡ’ውን ናይ መጻኢ ስትራተጂኤን ብዝምልከት ምስ ጋዜጣ ሓዳስ ኤርትራን ኤረትረያ ኣልሓዲሳ ንዘካየዶ ቃለ መሕትት እንሆ፦

ላዕለዎት ትካላት ትምህርቲ ብቕዓተን ክብ ንምባል ጻዕርታት ይካየድ ከም ዘሎ ይፍለጥ። እቲ ምዕባለ ኣበይናይ ኣርእስተ ጉዳይ ዘተኮረ ምዃኑ እንተተብርሃልና? Continue reading “ኮለጃትና ካብ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ዝፈልየን ኣሰያይማ ጥራይ’ዩ” – ፕሮፌሰር ታደሰ

Ongoing Efforts to Bolster Quality Higher Education Institutions in Eritrea

Despite the challenges, the continued efforts that are being exerted towards establishing and expanding quality institutions of higher education in the country started to show promising results.

By Shabait,

Professor Taddese Mehari, Executive Director of the Commission of Higher Education, described the vigorous efforts that are being exerted to strengthen the institutions of Higher Education in the county to ensure provision of quality education as well as enhance their research capabilities.

Currently, the existing institutions of tertiary education are providing, in aggregate, first degree programmes in 55 fields of study and 43 diploma programs. Continue reading Ongoing Efforts to Bolster Quality Higher Education Institutions in Eritrea

Eritrea Hires 35 Kenyan Lecturers

Prof. Tadesse Mehari, Executive Director of the National Board for Higher Education

By TesfaNews,

To meet the growing demand for trained workforce in the country, the Eritrean government hired 35 Kenyan University lectureres, Associate Professors and Professors. These expatriates have already arrived in the country and start their duty in the seven institutions of higher education.

Eritrean envoy to Kenya, Ambassador Beyene Russom, said his government picked Kenyans because the country has some of the best-trained manpower in the region.

On behalf of the Government of Eritrea, the National Board for Higher Education (NBHE) hired Magtech Inspiration Centre and Toolkit Institute to implement the recruitment process.

NBHE has an excellent working relation with some of Kenya’s top Universities. Under the 2012 cooperation agreement between NBHE and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), more than a dozen Eritreans are taking part in a PhD and Masters program for lecturers at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT). Continue reading Eritrea Hires 35 Kenyan Lecturers

NOKUT Reports on the State of Higher Education in Eritrea

After the 2004 reform, the number of higher institutions increased from one to seven and students intake from 5,000 to 17,000

By TesfaNews,

Representatives of the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT) and the Norwegian Universities and Colleges Admission Service (NUCAS)  have made a study trip to Eritrea in October last year to access the conditions of higher educations in the country as well as to honor recognition if they met the standards and criterion.

In their subsequent report released last week, the group expressed their total amazement in the distribution of higher education in Eritrea. These findings will lead to changes in NOKUT’s valuations when it comes to recognition of higher education from Eritrea.  Continue reading NOKUT Reports on the State of Higher Education in Eritrea

Official: Eritrea Invest 45% of its National Budget on Education (AUDIO)

Investment on Education Key To Eritrea Development

By Peter Clottey (VOA),

Eritrea’s education minister, Semere Russom, says the country invests 45 % of its annual budget on schooling as one of the main tools for human resource development.

Semere Russom said Eritrea places emphasis on technical education as a means of producing the necessary manpower for the country’s development.  Continue reading Official: Eritrea Invest 45% of its National Budget on Education (AUDIO)