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Mekelle University


Mekelle University offers a 6-year Doctor of Medicine (MD) program accredited by the Ethiopian Medical and Health Science Council. The program is taught in English and is divided into two phases: the pre-clinical phase and the clinical phase. To be eligible for the MD program at Mekelle University, applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent and complete the required pre-medical courses. The application process includes an entrance exam, an interview, and a background check.

According to the Mekelle University has a total of 31,733 students, of which 2,403 are enrolled in the School of Medicine Department approximately. It has a strong faculty and a state-of-the-art infrastructure.

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Programs Offered

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

Public Health


Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences 

Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine



Addis Ababa University
Commonwealth of Learning
Association of African Universities

We aim to provide our students with the necessary training and skills to be competitive in the global medical workforce.

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