Ethiopia (EMSA) - Addis Ababa University School of Medicine (Addis Ababa)
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
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Internal Medicine surgery gynecology pediatrics emergency Medicine dermatology psychiatry public Health Radiology Neurosurgery Neurology opthalmology Dentistry
available in all months
10 SCOPE STUDENTS
0 SCORE STUDENTS
student flat
student flat,dormitories,
SPECIFIC EXCHANGE CONDITIONS the school requires formal agreement with participating student's home school in order to accept incoming or send outgoing
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OVERVIEW
ADDIS ABABA is the capital city of Ethiopia. Founded in 1886, it is the largest city in Ethiopia.As a chartered city ( ras gez astedader ), Addis Ababa has the status of both a city and a state . It is where the African Union and its predecessor the OAU are based. It also hosts the headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and numerous other continental and international organizations. Addis Ababa is therefore often referred to as "the political capital of Africa" due to its historical, diplomatic and political significance for the continent.The city is populated by people from different regions of Ethiopia
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
Addis Ababa University was founded in 1950 and was originally named "University College of Addis Ababa", then renamed in 1962 for the former Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie I who had donated his Genete Leul Palace to be the university's main campus in the previous year. It received its current name in 1975 after the Emperor was deposed. Although the university has six of its seven campuses within Addis Ababa.it is the first and largest university in Ethiopia.The school of medicine has it's own university hospital which is the largest hospital in the country.students will do their rotation in the university hospital and affiliated hospitals
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
the National research institute is located there and lots of major grant researches going on
BOARDING
student flat dormitories
LODGING
student flat dormitories
TRANSPORTATION
public transport is through public buses from Anbessa City Bus Service Enterprise or blue and white share taxis . The taxis are usually minibuses that can seat at most twelve people. Two people are responsible for each taxi, the driver and a weyala who collects fares and calls out the taxi's destination.you can use local airelines to visit far places out of the city
SOCIAL PROGRAM
Social programs take place at least once a week- usually on the weekend days. Exchangees are encouraged to actively engage in and explore the myraids of salient festivals, traditional houses where u dance cultural dances historic places and cultures which our country is well reknown for. 'ETHIOPIA, THE ORIGIN OF MANKIND'- Ofcourse!
MUST SEE
AKSUM LALIBELA RAS DASHEN NATIONAL MUSIUM TRADITIONAL MUSIC HOUSES and If you ever visit Ethiopia you must try Ethiopian coffee and traditional foods
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