Mr. Endawek Tsegaw,
Dean of Law
Well come to school of Law; the market place of legal profession
Justice and peace tuned with order are the glue of existence and perpetuation of one's society. Legal educations which foster mainly indigenous norms are the hallmark of the same. Dire Dawa University school of Law is a toddler school in the University which was established in 2009. However, it has undertaking tremendous work ranging from process of producing qualified law graduates to need based research and community services. The School has 15 instructors, of which 7 are masters, 7 Assistant Lecturers (3 of them on study) and an expatriate PhD. It contains 212 Regular students in three batches and 51 continuing (extension) Students. It is employing Five-year uniform curriculum development by Ministry of Capacity Building and Justice System and Legal Research Institute (JSLRI).
The School in collaboration with Ethiopian Human Right Commission (EHRC) has opened two free legal aid centers and providing the service in Federal High Court in Dire Dawa Administration and Shinille Zone High Court of Somali Region Stare of indigent and vulnerable segment of the community. Hence, persons can access justice with the help of the school Instructors and students. We also build strong links with justice organs of Dire Dawa Administration and other stakeholders.
Our endeavors are basically embedded in customer driven service where we submit ourselves first to entertain your interest with in quality legal education, skill and practice, problem solving research and community based services.
Let's teach and learn law in DDU Law School, thereby we quench the Justice in Ethiopia!
Dire Dawa University
Dean Of School Of Law