College guidance and counseling centre/section offers individual and group counseling. This section to increase military, academic, social and physical performance. Some students may experience adjustment problems or personal crisis during their five years study in DEC.To assist students in coping with various problems, the counselor provides direct personal and group counseling on many important issues, such as establishing and maintaining relationships, coping with anxiety and depression, working on changing relationships with parents and other family members, dealing with losses, and handling new academic demands.In addition, international students are able to find that the counselor help them in adjusting to life in Ethiopia. The counselor also coordinates students to increase their awareness about HIV/AIDS via establishing anti HIV/AIDS club.
The Recreation and Sports services to provide a variety of recreational programs and activities. The Recreation and Sports Services of Defense Engineering College are designed to provide a variety of recreational programs and activities for students, faculty and staff to satisfy their leisure needs while stimulating interest and developing new programs to meet the needs and desires of the College Community. The following are some of the recreation facilities of the College: national and international connections to follow national and international news and entertainments, chess, dart, domino, table tennis and other get together events. The College believes that physical education (sport) to be part of educational program which adds its unique contribution through the medium of activity and movement emphasizing the acquisition of skills as of value for life time physical recreation activities, the development of socially desirable habits and attitudes, and knowledge which contribute to the overall aims of education and to create fully fledged mentally and physically healthy citizen. The College possesses modern indoors and field gymnasiums with standard machines, football, volleyball, basketball fields and ground tennis court with gymnastic and athletics areas. The College also organizes regular mass sport programs and participates in national and regional sport festivals.
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Catering and shopping service provides for funtions and faculty students and staff members. Food Service branch provides catering services for morning, afternoon, and evening functions in two dining halls and one lounge. The menu is developed by the Ministry of National Defense for its employees living in compass. The College logistics support will provide enough food to ensure that everyone is served adequately. Catering equipment, electric power, water supply and transportation services are provided by the College whereas workers employment and other management activities are closely supervised by students. The dining hall follows the official College calendar closing for some holidays including between semester breaks. Shopping service is provided for students, faculty and other staff members. Some of the items available in the shop are: military uniforms with all the necessary accessories, important food and stationary items and so on.
The University Library offers myriad opportunities for you to learn and maintains reference materials The University Library offers myriad opportunities for you to learn your way around the Main Library building and libraries across campus as well as how the Library's resources are organized. The Library's holdings are physically housed in approximately 26 departmental libraries, area studies centers, and special collections throughout the library system and in the central bookstacks in the Main Library. While some departmental libraries are housed in the Main Library building, others are strategically located near the department or college whose study, teaching, and research needs they serve. Each library maintains reference materials in its particular subject areas and offers a full range of reference services geared toward assisting library users with specialized information needs.
Health and safety for college Students receive outpatient medical treatment,physical examinations. College students receive outpatient medical treatment, physical examinations, and medical and safety care in the College's health station located in the campus. Medical care will be provided at any time and priority is given to students every morning from 7 to 9 am to support them not to miss their classes. If students experience medical emergencies and health problems which are beyond the capacity of the College's Health Centre, which might lead to loss of life, limb, eyesight or other emergencies, they will be referred to Defense referral hospitals (it is to say to the nearest local emergency care facility). The medical service provided for students is totally free and the College medical group will always coordinate any necessary medical care in a manner that supports ongoing academic studies whenever possible. The hospital service for foreign students shall be provided based on the agreement signed between the Ministry of National Defense of Ethiopia and the corresponding foreign counterpart.
To create expeditious situation to rapid development and democratic processes by defending the Constitution from external invaders, terrorists.
To be a center of excellence in engineering education, research and services through continuous and trans formative learning paradigms.Creates interactive.
The College takes the values of the Ministry of National Defence as guiding themes and further gathers the entire College Community around the central value of "Excellence".
Continuously Transform the College to Meet the Dynamic Needs of MoND. Foster in Undergraduate and Graduate Students Passion for Learning.