Automotive Technology

The Automotive Technology program at Arbaminch Mekane Yesus Technical College is designed to provide students with comprehensive knowledge and practical skills in the automotive industry. This program is tailored to meet the demands of the rapidly evolving automotive sector and prepare students for successful careers in this field.

Program Overview:

  • The Automotive Technology program focuses on training students in various aspects of automotive repair, maintenance, and technology.
  • Students learn about vehicle systems, diagnostics, engine repair, electrical systems, and safety protocols.

Curriculum and Training:

  • The department offers a well-structured curriculum that combines theoretical knowledge with practical skills. The college has one of the most known Garages in the Region which make the co-operative training easier to access.
  • Students gain hands-on experience by working on actual vehicles, diagnosing issues, and performing repairs. Since the college’s garage is MOENCO Sub dealer it give our student additional practical knowledge and skill to understand spare parts of vehicles.
  • Topics covered include engine performance, brakes, steering, suspension, and automotive electronics.

Laboratories and Workshops:

  • Besides the known garage in the region, the college maintains fully equipped automotive workshops with tools, diagnostic equipment, and vehicle models.
  • Students practice disassembling and assembling components, troubleshooting problems, and conducting routine maintenance.

Industry-Relevant Skills:

  • Graduates are prepared for careers as automotive technicians, mechanics, or service advisors.
  • They can work in automobile repair shops, dealerships, or even start their own businesses.
  • Skills in customer service, teamwork, and problem-solving are emphasized alongside technical expertise.

Industry Partnerships:

  • The department collaborates with local automotive businesses, providing students with opportunities for internships and practical exposure.
  • Regular guest lectures by industry professionals enhance students’ understanding of the field.


  1. Regular program Automotive Mechanics (Level 1-4)
  2. Extension Automotive Mechanics (Level 1-4)
  3. Short Term Training