ESUO, a non-profit and non-partisan association, shall have the following specific purposes:

1. Build up the cultural ties among Ethiopian students via:

2. Contribute in the academic process via:

3. Exchanging news and views among members via various information exchange mechanisms; such as website, bulletin, etc.

4. Deal with third parties in the name and behalf of its members in order to secure benefits and privileges in Norway and Ethiopia, whenever necessary.

5. Contribute to the national development endeavours in the home land.