The Faculty of Education is one of the oldest faculties of University of Burao. It opened its doors in 2004, the same time the University of Burao was established. Its objective was to meet the huge need for initially Primary teachers. Its main goal was to provide qualified and highly effective primary teachers in order to cope with the immense numbers of primary students in the Eastern Regions of Somaliland; Togdheer, Sanaag, Sool and Sahil.

The Faculty of Education has 3 Departments with the following structure :