The Ethiopian Education and Research Network (EthERNet), a national research and education network (NREN) of Ethiopia under the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, were initiated in 2001 as part of a national capacity building program.

EthERNet is a specialized service provider aimed to provide connectivity and specialized applications; a not-for-profit operator dedicated to serve Research and Education communities within Ethiopia.

Currently, EthERNet interconnect thirty-six public Universities and technology institutes.

Different Educational applications, video conferencing , capacity building for technical staff and providing resources are among services being provided EthERNet.

Citizen Charter of EthERNet