Founded 1952 as Imperial Ethiopian College of Agricultural and Mechanical Arts (IECAMA). Became Alemaya University of Agriculture, 1987. Became a full-fledged university that was renamed Alemaya University (AU),1996. Acquired present title 2006.
Accreditation: Ministry of Education
- Academic year: September to July (September-February, February-July)
- Requirements: Secondary school certificate or equivalent
- Students allowance: Co-ed