It is my special honor and privilege to address and welcome you all to 6th graduation ceremony of Salaam University. At the beginning, I would like to thank our distinguished guests for their time of attending this memorable occasion. I would also like to extend my heartiest and warmest congratulations to all graduates, their parents/guardians, as well as the Board of Trustee, University Executive Board, all staff members and lecturers for their hard work and sacrifices, without which, this event would not have been possible.
Today is a day of celebration and joy, it is the outcome of every student’s academic record, but it is more importantly a time to reflect on student’s achievements and future career. As you graduate today, please take time to thank those who have stood by you, lecturers, University staff, parents and even friends. This
graduation is about your achievements, but also about the people around you, and your success is their success.
Our University makes a significant contribution in building student’s knowledge, skills and intellectual capacity. We are proud of you being a part of so many alumni and ambassadors who have positively made and continue to make their mark in both the private and public sectors of our nation.
Salaam University (SU) was founded by a group of Somali scholars in 2009, and it is a progressive institution for providing higher education in Mogadishu, Somalia, since its beginning, SU committed to increasingly develop its brand to offer an excellent academic programs of undergraduate and diplomas by 8 faculties designed in a manner to meet the demands and needs of the society. Fortunately, this graduation coincides 10th anniversary of continuous improvements and achievements.
I am also grateful to the great research projects that will hopefully steer you to propose feasible solutions to solve socioeconomic problems, and confidently this will assure us and supervisors to be inspired by becoming agents of change in society and leading the country to much needed socioeconomic development.
Finally, I take this opportunity to congratulate you once again on your graduation today and I request you to uphold the ethical values acquired from Salaam University and to remember that we stand on the shoulders to sacrifice of great Somalia to prosper. I would like to wish you a bright future and our guests all the best.
May Allah bless you all with success in your future endeavour.
Thank you all.
Bashir Ahmed Awdiini