International Office

Director’s message

Welcome to the Somali International University (SIU)’s International Office, On behalf of my invaluable and dedicated team, I take the opportunity to thank you for taking part of your invaluable time to skim through our webpage. At the International Office, we are always dedicated to empower the Somali International University with necessary international linkages to further the transfer of knowledge and skills to both students and staff. Founded in 2013, the office works under the Office of the SIU President and works closely with deans and directors within the university; the office also ensures a good relationship with Embassies, security agencies and Immigration bureaus within Somalia and East Africa to ensure that it’s mandate is particularly well met. The International Office continuously seeks for new partnerships and ensures smooth implementation of the existing ones. The office is also responsible for advising the University before negotiations of new partnerships are made and
Read More

Semester(s) Abroad

The International Office is tasked to find semester(s) attachments for SIU students in other reputable universities within and out of the continent. This program is intended to expose students to the world outside Somalia; where they can readily interact and share experiences with other students in their learning and living environments. Currently as of end of 2015, we have sent over 50 students t
Read More

Placements and Internships

In this program, the students and interns get attachments for a period lasting from 1 month -12 months within local and International Organizations within and out of Somalia. For Medical Interns; the period is always between 6-12 months (depending on the degree program) in another country with a more developed healthcare system so as  to return and make an impact in Somalia.
Read More

Current active collaborations

SIU is a great believer in partnerships and learning from giants! Over the years SIU has secured a number of partnerships with various universities across Asia, Africa and Europe; these have helped in the betterment of the present-day training of students and capacity building for staff; coupled with hybrid courses. SIU often involves in; student/ staff exchanges, semester(s
Read More

Partners...

mak-logo-sm

.

Uon_emblem

.

.

540260_446154118767794_620226473_n