Dear Readers and Researchers

As Tanzania Veterinary Journal (TVJ) celebrate 40th anniversary, TVJ Team is pleased to announce that all papers submitted for TVJ Volume 35 (2020) will be received through online manuscript submission system that will be launched in early December 2019.

Similarly all future TVA Conference Abstracts and Papers from the year 2020 will be received and processed through Online Submission and Processing System. The launching of the submission system will go hand to hand with the launching of official Journal Home Page. During the transition period, TVJ is making effort to update TVJ information available in all partner websites.

The purpose of this announcement is to make our stakeholders be prepared for this change. 

As part of support to the newly launched National Research Agenda for Livestock and Fisheries which among others advocates making research findings accessible to end users. TVJ with generous support of the The Principal of CVMBS will digitize all the past 54 issues published between 1979 and 2006 and that are currently not accessible online.

Papers and proceedings published from 2007 can be accessed through African Journal Online (AJOL).

Entire TVJ Team is grateful for the support extended to TVJ since it was born 40 years ago.

You as an esteemed stakeholder you are urged to become or continue to be part of TVJ achievements by supporting current and future TVJ initiatives.

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TVJ Editor

CVMBS student wins MSD Animal Health/WVA Veterinary Student Scholarship Program for the year 2018

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine Student Eliya Peter Sangoma, from Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) has won the MSD Animal Health/WVA Veterinary Student Scholarship Program for the year 2018.

Eliya Songoma Award intro

Eliya who is the Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, third year student from the    College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Sokoine University of Agriculture  was one of the 41 veterinary students out of 240 from 30 countries who won a scholarship of 5,000 US Dollar from MSD Animal Health and World Veterinary Association.

Speaking with excitement after receiving the award, Eliya said the scholarship will assist him during his studies at SUA especially during his research work.

“I’m so excited, it was a competitive scholarship but am glad I made it,  I was able to get 5,000 USD and certificate, this is honour to me, my teachers, College  and my University SUA” said Eliya.

He added that the aim of the scholarship is to recognize the efforts of veterinary students and their academic achievements and also to help them progress even further in their Veterinary careers.

Speaking during the 35th world veterinary Congress in San Jose Costa Rica, President of World Veterinary Association Dr. Johnson Chiang said Veterinary students are the future of veterinary profession.

“By investing and promoting excellent students, the WVA and MSD animal health, are promoting and developing farther the veterinary profession to ensure that human, animals and environment  prosper together”  Said WVA President  Dr. Chiang.

The MSD Animal Health and WVA Veterinary Student Scholarship Program is designed to help students to continue their studies by offering direct financial support aiding the selected students with their scholastic development. 
The review of applications considered financial need, academic achievement, engagement of the students with their future career path, leadership potential, and letters of support from their professors and deans.

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Press Release - Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2018 - And the selected students



Ongoing: University Examinations for CVMBS Diploma Candidates

Candidates for Diploma in Tropical Animal Health and Production as well as Diploma in Laboratory Technology have started their University Examinations on 24th of June, 2019. The Examination will last for two weeks. You can view the Examination schedule online or download paper format hereBVM and BLS students will start their examination on the first of July (01.07.2019) and continue for three weeks. Examination schedule will be available online and for download soon. Follow us on social medial and this page for update

The Principal of CVMBS wishes all students all the best in their examinations.