Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute

We explore the Universe for the benefit of our people.

Events and News

Final Doctoral (PhD) Dissertation Defense Announcement Notification

Final Doctoral Defense for: Negessa Tilahun Shukure Department: Astronomy and Astrophysics Research and Development Program: …
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Lists of New Msc and PhD Applicants Recommended to Seat for Entrance Exam

Lists of New Msc and PhD Applicants Recommended to Seat for Entrance Exam (Year: 2014/2021) …
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NASA Space APPs challenge

We are thrilled to be taking part in the 2021 NASA Space Apps Challenge via …
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1.Our Head quarter is around 6 kilo in front of “Miskaye Hizunan Medhanialem Church”,

2.ESSTI-2(Space application Department, Geodesy Department, communication project and postgraduate unit) is located at behind 6 kilo 5th door Fekir plaza 6th floor,

3. Satellite centers and the observatory is located at Entoto mountains 20km from Addis Ababa.

No, but we do have Msc and PhD programs in:

  1. Msc and PhD in Astronomy & Astrophysics,

2. PhD degree in Geodesy

3. Msc and PhD in Remote Sensing

4. Msc and PhD in Space Science


To see Ethiopia in 2017, benefiting from space science and technology development and contributing to the development of the sector.

Our mission

Contribute to the development of the national economy by providing creative and social services to our people and improving their living conditions in the field of space science and technology, In astronomy and astrophysics, on earth view global and to provide competitive research in aeronautics and astronomy, manpower training and international relations.