Few words about the College

Yardstick International College of Distance and Open Learning (YICDOL) is an institute of higher education that established at the end of 1998 Ethiopian calendar. It is the first College to deliver distance education in Agriculture. YICDOL commenced its activities with five mainly agricultural and developmental oriented departments in 10 centers. Now it is a full-fledged Open and Distance Learning..

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Let there be peace and prosperity for all those who visit our website, we welcome you

As a president of YICDOL express my happiness in launching..

1 year ago


Within 10 and above year’s journey, YICDOL able to enroll large number of students and became effective in their accomplishments. Through time, it able to improve its staff mix. In terms of geographical coverage the college embarked into different corners of the country and reached tertiary level education to the unreached. The raw statistics of centers, student enrolments, graduates, tutors and resources are described with relevant icons here in below.


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