Academic Vice President Office

Getnet Ashenafi (PhD)
Academic Vice President
Welcome to the Office of Academic Vice President

Debre Berhan University is one of the fast-growing universities of its age which has exhibited significant progress since its establishment in 2007 G.C. The university has been exerting its comprehensive efforts towards the successful implementation of its goal, in producing competent and high caliber professionals who will be committed to pivot and speed up the country’s endeavor in its drive of growth and transformation.

The Office of the Academic Vice President is accountable to the University President and holds predominant academic responsibilities for leading, coordinating, facilitating and providing momentum to research-oriented teaching-learning process in the University which is DBU’s core focus area.


The Academic Vice President office is one of the four vice president offices established to lead on the University’s academic affairs. To deliver on its mission successfully, the office has been organized in the following ways:

Academic Program Directorate

Colleges and Institutes

Registrar & Alumni Directorate

Distance & Continuous Education Directorate

Career Service Directorate

Academic Transformation Directorate

Staff Development Directorate

Library and Documentation Directorate