Hon Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Senior Minister of International Monitory Corporation and Deputy Minister of Finance& Planning graced the IIHS Graduation Ceremony on 3rd December, 2012 at Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo. Twenty students graduated as Postgraduate Diploma holders in Hospital Administrationpathway for the final year of the Master of Health Services Management at ECU & La Trobe University Australia. Students who completed a three year diploma in pharmacy were awarded their diplomas while students completing a three year Diploma in General Nursing were awarded their diplomas and would be moving to Deakin University, Australia to complete the final year of their Bachelors.

A further fifteen students were recognized for completing one year of their Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled) program and will be completing the Diploma at TAFE South Australia. Students of the Laboratory Technology (specializing in Biotechnology) program received their certificates for completing the first year of their program and they too would be moving to Australia to complete their diploma at the Box Hill TAFE Institute in Melbourne.

Students from the Diploma in Physiotherapy program moving on the Associate Degree in Physical Therapy in State University of New York (SUNY), Canton were also felicitated at this event.

Ms. Sonya Boylan 1st Secretary Immigration- Australian High Commission Colombo addressing the gathering

Dr. Amal Harsha Provincial Director of Health Western Province presenting awards

Prof. Gunapala Nanayakkara, Director GSM presenting awards

Mr. Eastman Narangoda Former Chairman Seylan Bank presenting awards

Ms.Harriet Gardner Assistant Director British Council presenting certificates

Rohitha Jayasinghe was awarded the Most Outstanding Student-Diploma in Pharmacy

Shehani Niranga was awarded the Most Outstanding Student-Enrolled Nursing

Piumi Dinusha was awarded the Most Outstanding Student-Biotechnology 2012

Kasun Anuradha was awarded the Special Award 2012 for Extracurricular Events

Vidyajyothi Prof. Rezvi Sheriff, Senior Professor of Medicine, University of Colombo, Consultant Physician and Nephrologists awarded the Most Outstanding student 2012 Award to Preethi Kumari

Graduates- Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital Administration

Graduates- Diploma in General Nursing Deakin University Pathway & Diploma in Physiotherapy SUNY Canton USA pathway & Diploma in Pharmacy

Nursing & Biotechnology graduates transferring to TAFE SA & Box Hill Institute in Australia

The chief guest Hon Dr. Sarath Amunugama , Senior Minister of International Monitory corporation and Deputy Minister of Finance & Planning lighting the oil lamp