Admas University was established in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in October of 1998. Identifying a need for higher education in Somaliland, Admas University established a campus in Hargeisa in September of 2006. The Hargeisa campus was established in line with a greater policy of expanding access to education throughout the region. So far, branch campuses have also been established in Debreseit, Dessie, and Adwa. Since then the university has produced more than 10,000 graduates in various professional fields. Currently the Ethiopian Ministry of Education has accredited all of the University’s Certificate, Diploma and Degree programs.
At present, the total of enrolled Admas University students is over 10,000 students in all campuses, including the Hargeisa campus. The Hargeisa campus is an autonomous branch that offers Degrees Post Graduate Diploma in various fields.