Jimma University aspires to be one of the premier universities in Africa and renowned in the world by 2025.
To train high caliber national and international professionals, undertaking quality and problem solving research, serving and engaginglocal, national, and global communities through its cherished and innovative Community Based Education (CBE).
To build culture of academic excellence that champions students’ success in intellectual expertise, graduation and employability;
To develop highest standards of research that gives solutions to the pressing national and global challenges;
To empower the community to resolve their own issues through our creative and responsive services;
To build a diverse global network in intercultural, curricular and co-curricular opportunities that make students globally competent and
To create mutual partnership for reputation, financial sustainability and maximizing investment.