Final Accepted & Reserved Candidates in Railway Engineering 2020/21 A.Y

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The African Railway Center of Excellence (ARCE) is one of the world Bank Center of Excellence in Eastern and Southern Africa.  Currently, ARCE is working with National, Regional and International Academic institutions and railway industries to achieve excellence in education, research and consultancy activities.  ARCE has announced on its Social Media Networks and website for applicants in Post Graduate Studies for Railway Engineering starting from August 10th to September 14th 2020. The Center has received more than 1000 applicants from All over African Nations and selected 93 competent students.

The Center has considered the following criteria to award the scholarship:

  1. Academic Performance (CGPA)
  2. Admission Type (Regular)
  3. Gender
  4. Higher Education and & Research Institutions
  5. Railway Industries

Notice: –

   All Selected Students (Accepted & Reserved) should apply through the university website ( Admission based on the requirements of the registrar with online registration form from OCTOBER 19- 26 2020.

    All Selected Students should take AAU Competency exam for final Admission process to be completed, and the date and venue will be announced soon.

    Regional students (Non-Ethiopian Citizen) should submit signed authenticated document by their respective foreign minister to the university registrar by the following address AAiT, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, P.O.Box 385 via DHL (send Tracking number/Waybill number to, before you arrived in Addis Ababa. You have to arrive and report to African Railway Center of Excellence office, at Addis Ababa Institute of Technology, 5kilo from November 3-5 2020.

All National (Ethiopian) Short list candidates (Accepted & Reserved) must send official Transcript to AAU and submit their Educational documents for admission in person (i.e. Transcript Copy, Temporary/Original Degree certificate, Cost sharing payment confirmation letter from Revenue Authority, One 3X4 photo and 150 Birr coupon from registrar) from November 2-6 2020 at AAU Main Registrar at 6kilo Campus.

Type D Scholarship

Students whose names are not listed below but applied at the time of scholarship and received the confirmation email accepted as Type D Scholarship (Self Sponsored). The Center request your expression of interest in person to ARCE Office at AAiT 5kilo Samsung Building Room No. 135 from October 12-16 2020, attention to Mrs. Tenagne Shiferaw.


Late Report, Registration and required document submission makes you disqualified from the program.