The Faculty of Education was established in 1998 with the aim of producing qualified teachers and educationists who contribute to the postwar recovery of Somaliland educational system.
The Faculty of Business and Public Administration along with the Faculty of Education was the first two faculties inaugurated on Nov 4th, 1998.
Faculty of Engineering was established in September 2012, to bridge the gap of qualified Engineers that currently exists in Somaliland and beyond.
Faculty of Economics and Political Science (FEPS) was established as department of economics in the FB&PA in Nov 4th, 1998, but due to growth and expansion of the university; FEPS was inaugurated as a separate Faculty on Oct 23rd, 2012.
It hosts departments of Animal Husbandry, Agronomy, Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology, Horticulture, Crop Protection, Agricultural Engineering &Technology and Aquatic Development.
The Faculty of Computing & Informatics was established in 2012, with initial 33 students enrolled in BSC IT Programme, and 3 lecturers.
The President is the chief Executive Officer of the University, the President is appointed by the Board of Trustees for a period of four years from the senior members of the University Management or from outside the University.
There shall be one or more Vice-presidents for the University as need arises.
I wish to express my deep gratitude to all those who contributed to this noble activity which has restored a great measure of hope and pride among the youth and provide much needed confidence after years of helplessness and desperation.
The office of student affairs has responsibility for students’ activities and commitment to enable all students participates in an engaging, healthy, and active learning environment during their time at AU.
We provide training, supervision and support to enable students to run peer programmes safely and effectively.