July 20, 2016: A delegation of members of the Victorian State Parliament from Australia led by H.E. Hon. Bruce Atkinson visited Mekelle University. The delegation was warmly welcomed by members of the management of Mekelle University. A meeting with presentations about our university, the College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Health Sciences was held at the Kallamino campus. The delegates visited the research facilities at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Kallamino campus.
H.E. Hon. Bruce and members of the delegation from University of Victoria and the Ethiopian Embassy in Canberra have expressed their inspirations and further discussions were held indicating more opportunities for collaboration. Recently, collaborations agreements have been established and signed between MU and Australian Universities. The agreement signed between MU and University of Canberra on staff and student exchange for academics and research engagements stands a bold example.