College of Social Sciences and Humanities


A hearty welcome to all prospective students, researchers, academician, alumni and other collaborative organizations. This greeting is from the School of Social Sciences & Humanities here at Dire Dawa University. Our School offers undergraduate Degree programs in Bachelor of Arts which is characterized by its flexibility and range of interdisciplinary courses in two departments (Languages, Social & Behavioral Sciences) with six degree offering streams in regular program such as Amharic Language and Literature, English, Geography and Environmental Studies, History, Political Science and International Relation and Psychology.

Except Psychology and PSIR, the other programs are also given in summer in-service program. Recently the school launched two summer programs: Civics and Ethics and Educational Planning and Management. The school is now striving for research and community service. Joining the school as student or research partners provides you with plenty of opportunities to expand your interests. and Public Administration and Development Management. All are fully accredited and are available to both regular and part-time (except few) students.


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