Studying at a ISTVS will be one of the most exciting times of your life. Ensure you are prepared with our application guide.READ MORE
ISTVS, a well-established tertiary education institution located in Sheikh, Somaliland, was adopted by IGAD in July 2012 in line with its strategy to explore the viability of establishing a dedicated institution working for improved resilience in the pastoral areas of the ASALs region. ISTVS was designed with the overall objective to improve livelihoods and nutrition of agro-pastoralists and pastoralists,
ISTVS was designed with the overall objective to improve livelihoods and nutrition of agro-pastoralists and pastoralists, farmers, fishermen and other vulnerable households and to strengthen their resilience. It aims at building capacity of service providers, improving access to education and promoting economic growth in the IGAD region.
Veterinary Honorary Science Award
High achievement and rigor in science classes.
High Biology and Vet scores.
ISTVS College Award
A demonstrated commitment to understanding and addressing difficult.
Leadership and dedication to community action.
Strong grades & rigorous courses taken in the agricultural & environmental sciences.
Best Award for Innovation and Information Technology
A strong interest in innovation and/or information technology and a high level of achievement in this area.
Exposure to new technologies outside of school, such as pursuing serious work opportunities in local laboratories or industry.
Leading other students to new approaches to farmer problems, e.g. argi business plans.; innovative community service.