ICT Directorate Director Office

Gambella University Information Communication Technology Directorate Director Office

The creation of a solid and comprehensive system of information and communication technology is critical to the development and operations of any institution. Gambella University recognizes this, and through a variety of initiatives has become proactive in ensuring that the institution has adequate and the most up-to-date ICT infrastructure for operations in the 21st century. Gambella University, through its ICT department as well as various ICT related activities of the Gambella faculty  of Technology and other departments are ensuring that the rapid spread of information and the holding of large amounts of data will be foundational to the operations of the university.


Gambella University has a number of ICT facilities, and each year the institution is making progress towards ensuring that all of its students have the most up to date and relevant computer skills for the work force. Gambella University has  computer labs and we are seeing that the a few of our students are becoming more equipped with personal technological necessities including personal smart phones, tablets, and laptop. Such personal technologies not only make the life a student and citizen easier, but are also essential for success in a modern workforce. Gambella University is also ensuring that all students are receiving basic computer education in order to ensure that they are prepared for a wide variety of professional roles upon graduation. 

Mission, Vision, Goal, and Objectives


Develop state-of-the-art ICT infrastructure and provide superior quality services whereby the teaching, research, and administrative activities of the university are carried out by utilizing the resources and services efficiently and effectively.


Make Gambella University a high-tech university, which integrates ICT in all aspects of its activities.


Ensure that ICT is fully integrated into the planning and implementation of the University mission in order to speed up and improve the quality of the activities of Gambella University.


Develop world class ICT infrastructure which is capable of providing multitudes of services that significantly improve the teaching, research and administrative activities. Build the capacity of potential users of ICT resources so that they will make the most out of the resources. Retain competent, highly qualified and innovative ICT professionals that maintain the existing resources and plan for future expansions

  • Develop high quality computer software
  • Provide a system of reliable support for users of ICT resources
  • Provide a standard for procurement of ICT resources and/or services
  • Consult the highest decision making bodies in ICT and related issues
  • Carry out researches in ICT