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History of the Department in brief

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at University of Gondar is one of the newly commenced programs at the university. As a new department, its curriculum was developed by considering international and local curriculums in the field of study through the involvement of both international and local academicians.

The department started its regular training program in September 2016 by enrolling 29 students. Besides, the department has currently completed the necessary preparations to welcome its second batch of students in the regular program in September 2017. Moreover, the department is also preparing to start its extension and summer programs in 2017/18 academic year.

Moreover, the program is a joint program run by school of sociology and social work and school of law together.

Contact Person

Mr. Tewodros Gorge Assefa
Head, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice


Mobile phone: +251 931 759026
Office telephone: +251 588119320/ 588 129 013/28
P. O. Box: 196
University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia