St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College at a glance

St Paul’s Millennium Medical College, as it is known today, was established through a decree of the Council of Ministers in 2010, although the medical school opened in 2007 and the hospital was established in 1968 by the late Emperor Haile Selassie. It is governed by a board under the Federal Ministry of Health. The College initiated Ethiopia’s first integrated modular and hybrid problem-based curriculum for its undergraduate medical education, and is currently expanding to postgraduate programs and diversifying its undergraduate program offerings. St Paul’s is in the process of building its capacity quickly in a short period of time, growing from 3 to 250 faculty members in the last six years, and expanding teaching facilities.  The college has more than 2800 clinical, academic and administrative and support staffs that provide medical specialty services to patients who are referred from all over the country, teaching medicine and nursing students and doing basic and applied researches. While the inpatient capacity is more than 700 beds, The College sees an average of 1200 emergency and outpatient clients daily.

St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College provides healthcare and training to its students through its different biomedical and clinical departments, including Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Public health, Pathology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and child health, Emergency Medicine, Urology, Neurology, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, ENT, Dentistry and Maxillofacial Surgery, Radiology, Anesthesiology, Nursing, ICU (Intensive Care Unit), ART (HIV care), Endoscopy, Physiotherapy, Laboratory and Pharmacy.


Dr. Zerihun Abebe
Dr. Zerihun AbebeProvost, MD, Dermatologist and Venerelogist
Dr. Berhane Redae
Dr. Berhane RedaeVice Provost for Medical Service MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Surgery
Dr. Wendmagegn Gezahegn
Dr. Wendmagegn GezahegnMD, Pediatrician Vice Provost for Academic & Research
Dawit Mekonnen
Dawit MekonnenVice Provost for Business and Development

Our mission is to provide comprehensive healthcare services, teach high quality medical education and meet the needs of the communities we serve through our advanced and affordable healthcare system.

The vision of SPHMMC is to set the new century for health in Ethiopia by striving to become a Center of Excellence in healthcare, medical education and research.

  • Patient- Student- Staff- Community
  • Leadership
  • Integrity
  • Collabortion
  • Excellence
  • Trust

Currently Expanding Our Facilities


St. Paul’s In 5 Years