ASTU's top and middle managements are taking KAIZEN training. The training is organized by the office of Vice president for strategic management and international relations in collaboration with Ethiopian KAIZEn Institute. The objective of the training is to inculcate KAIZEN the concept among ASTU's leadership for the betterment of working tradition in ASTU. It is recalled that ASTU is one of the eight universities selected to serve as a hub for KAIZEN training. Another training has been arranged for the workers of ASTU to acquaint them with the principles of KAIZEN. It is hoped that ASTU can be a springboard for industries and organizations in its vicinity for the implementation of KAIZEN
The office of Research Affairs has conducted training for researchers whose proposals have been chosen for grant this academic year. The training was organized to help researchers get abetter picture of the financial settlement procedures. It was conducted by Ato Getachew Legesse, head of procurement and purchasing and Ato Alemu Kebede, head of finance and budget. The training was given using practical examples that have been experienced in ASTU. The trainees raised very important questions and the trainers have given ample elaboration on each concern.