The 9th ISTVS graduation ceremony was held on the 12th of July 2015. A total of 34 students graduated with diplomas in Animal Health Science (DLH) and Livestock Product Development and Entrepreneurship (DLDE). Eighteen (18) and 16 students graduated with Diplomas in DLH and DLDE respectively. Five female students were among the graduates. So far a total of 207 students have graduated from ISTVS of which 36 are female.
The ceremony was attended by high ranking government dignitaries such as the Minister for Education of the Republic of Somaliland (guest of honor) and the Minister for Planning. Other dignitaries included the Director General of the Ministry of Livestock, the Italian cooperation representative, the regional representative of Terra Nuova, the governor of Sahil region, the mayors of Berbera and Sheikh, representatives of partner universities (Makerere University and Mekelle University).
Below are some of the moments captured during the occasion.