A Painting of Mekelle by Henry Salt

20th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (ICES20)
Mekelle University, Ethiopia

"Regional and Global Ethiopia - Interconnections and Identities"
1-5 October, 2018

ICES20 logo


The venue of the ICES20 will be Endayesus campus (also called the main campus or Arid campus) of Mekelle University in Tigray, Ethiopia. The sessions will take place at Mitiku Haile Hall, IPHC Building (Room01 - Room14), Agriculture Hall (Room15), and Management Building (Room16). The campus is situated between the airport and Mekelle town, and is around 15 minutes drive from central town. There will be a scheduled bus service from the town to the campus, but the campus is also accessible by public line taxi (3 Birr). For the information on scheduled bus service (shuttles), please refer to the Travel & Accommodation section.City map and the pickup spots for bus services can be downlaoded from Conference material page.

Map of Endayesus campus, Mekelle University

MU main campus map
IPHC Building IPHC Building

IPHC building and the road from IPHC building to Mitiku Haile Hall.