Haramaya Institute of Technology is established as an independent institute of the university in the year 2004 at Dire Dawa under the auspices Haramaya University. Later in 2009 the institute moved to the main campus following the establishment of Dire Dawa University. The institute is currently running nine five years BSc, one four years BSc, an extension degree, MSc and PHD study programs


Haramaya Institute of Technology is committed to achieve the vision of the university ” Striving to be one of the leading African Universities with international reputation by 2025 “.


  • To generate new Knowledge through cutting edge researches.
  • To promote academic excellence in the country by offering quality undergraduate and postgraduate training programs
  • To identify national and global needs and strive to meet these needs.
  • To develope the human resource that the agriculture industry , commerce, etc need.
  • To undertake collaborative projects with industries.