In light of this, the Civic and Ethical Studies department in Dire-Dawa University have been planning to offer major Degree programs, in regular and summer since its inauguration in 2020. There is increasing demand and optimism as to the relevance and significance of the Discipline. Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the course and, of course, the commitment of the teaching staffs, Civics and Ethics has attracted a pool of student communities in the University.

Department objectives

ü  To bring up citizens endowed with a human outlook , country wide responsibility and democratic values

ü  Improving the educational level of the teachers who have been working in public school to upgrade their level of qualification from diploma to degree

ü  Discharging teachers to participate in Research and to provide community service

ü  To support the good governance effort of the University and the community at large