As boldly put in its vision, Mekelle University aspires to become one of the top 25 universities in Africa by 2025 by emphasizing on empowering local communities, excelling in innovation and entrepreneurship, and partnering national and international institutions. There have been and still are ongoing major achievements in community empowerment, academics and research. Regarding networking and internationalization in Mekelle University, one cannot deny the visible benefits gained from partnerships with various institutions and organizations from every corner of the globe. Considering the role of international networking in the growth of Mekelle University from under a tree to numerous village size campuses, it is important to pay due attention and gear efforts towards a well managed, ever increasing and fruitful internationalization activities. Internationalization is the process of integrating an international, inter-cultural or global dimension into the purpose, functions or delivery of tertiary education.
- To Take a frontline role in the journey of internationalizing Mekelle University by successfully implementing exercises and experiences that enhance quality and standard, and ensure the availability of international standard campus environment.