Prof. Ahmed A. Boqore, Vice President for Academic Affairs Amoud University and Prof. Saeed H. Habaneh the Dean, Amoud University School of Postgraduate Studies and Research (AUSPGSR), this morning launched the first session of the 2016/2017 Masters Thesis Defense which is taking place at Amoud University Hargeisa Campus Premises for five days beginning Friday July 14th, 2017. Amoud University Hargeisa Campus is proud to produce the first cohort of postgraduate students this year with a total of 63 students who have so far successfully completed and submitted their documents for defense being projected to meet the requirements for graduation in their various fields of specialization.

These theses are drawn from 6 programmes, namely, Master of Public Health, Master of Pure Mathematics, Master of Project Planning and Management, Master of Rural Development and Pastoral Economics, Master of Science in Software Engineering & Security and Master of Educational Policy & Planning. The Masters defense is scheduled to take place every day commencing on Friday, July 14th, 2017 and ending on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017. Other officials in attendance at the defense from AUSPGSR include Mukhtar A. Omer, Associate Dean, AUSPGSR and Mr. Nuur Ahmed Muse.

In that defense session, the panelists included:-
1. Oso W. Yuko (Chair)
2. Juliana Oswago (1st Secretary)
3. Kikete Wabuya
4. Marcella, A. Lang’o
5. Michael Sanja
6. Odhiambo, B. Godfrey (2nd Secretary)
7. Ojiro, R. Ayimba
8. Idris, S. Kasenene
9. Sarah, D. Kyolaba