A highly organized ceremony for 114 students who graduated from SIMAD Graduate studies was held in Hotel Jazeera, on Thursday 22nd November 2018.
Representatives from the Ministry of Education, SIMAD’s administration, students, parents, and other honorable guests have participated at the graduation ceremony.
Dean, SIMAD Graduate Studies, Dr. Amina Sheikh Omar has officially opened the ceremony and related the history of SIMAD Graduate studies and how it came into existence.
SU Rector Ustad Dahir Hassan Arab who addressed at the ceremony has sent congratulations to the all graduating students and their parents for their achievement, The Rector has announced Two Ph.D. scholarships to the outstanding students among the graduates.
Former interior minister of Somalia, Former Rector of SIMAD and current Member of Somali federal Parliament Mr. Abdirahman Mohamed Hussein (Odawara) has also addressed at the ceremony and prolonged advice to the graduates.
The State Minister for Education, Culture and Higher Education, H.E. Abdirahman Mohamud Abdulle (Jabiri) who concluded the ceremony has appreciated the SIMAD’s significant knowledge contribution to the Somali community.
SIMAD University has started a master’s degree in 2012 in collaboration with Open University Malaysia. However, in 2016 SIMAD has introduced SIMAD Graduate studies which provides Master courses in different disciplines.