The in-depth research undertaken by Master and PhD students helps to fill the gap of information on specific subjects like soil & water management, fattening of cattle or fertilization.

3,000 students graduated in Agriculture and Environmental Sciences at Bahir Dar University. Around one third of postgraduate students were female.

Source: Bahir Dar University

research grants have been awarded to Master of Science students by CASCAPE. This way, students get valuable experience on the ground and CASCAPE is provided with the latest academic research.


95% of researchers at the Amhara Regional Agricultural Research Institute (ARARI) have a postgraduate degree. Together with Bahir Dar University, ARARI works towards the implementation of the CASCAPE project.

Source: ARARI