A workshop on a project titled “Seizing Digital Opportunities in Higher Education: Building staff capacity for ICT‐driven innovation in Cambodia and Sri Lanka” was held on March 15 & 16, 2017 in UCSC premises. It was supported by the Shenzhen Municipal Government within the UNESCO‐Shenzhen Funds‐In‐Trust Framework.
Rosy Senanayake advocates for affirmative action in the form of quotas to increase women’s participation in politics. The chief-guest at the Faculty of Graduate Studies’ Women’s Day commemoration was Ms. Rosy Senanayake. Ms. Senanayake is currently the deputy chief of staff at the Office of the Prime Minister and the chief spokesperson for the honourable […]
The Inauguration Ceremony of MA in Sinhala 2017/2018 was held on 11th March 2017 at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium of Department of Sinhala. Professor Premakumara De Silva, Department of Sociology delivered the Key note speech. Emeritus Professors J. B. Dissanayake, Kusuma Karunarathne, Rohini Paranavithana and Professor Athula Ranasinghe – Dean, Faculty of Arts, Senior […]
The inauguration ceremony of the Diploma in Sinhala programme, was held on 4th March 2017, at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. Mr Saman Panapitiya – Senior Lecturer, University of Performance and Fine Arts, delivered a special speech for diploma candidates.
“Research for Impact: March of the Sri Lankan Young Scientists” organized by the Sri Lankan Academy of the Young Scientists (SLAYS) and National Science Foundation (NSF) in collaboration with Coordinating Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI) was held on 28th February and 1st of March 2017 at Hilton Residencies, Colombo. More Photos: [ Day […]
The Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine ,University of Colombo has initiated a joint training program with Johnson and Johnson Private limited, Mumbai, India for junior surgeons and postgraduate surgical trainees in order to improve their surgical skills. Fulfilling the formalizing requirements Professor Lakshman Dissanayake , Vice Chancellor of University of Colombo signed the MoU […]
Launching of the project “RELIEF”, Organized by the District 306A1 Leo Club of Faculty of Science, University of Colombo was held on 16th of February 2017 at the FGS auditorium, University of Colombo. The main purpose of the project is to build knowledge among people on kidney diseases and how to prevent them. More Photos: […]
Chinese Ambassador delivers the 13th Sujata Jayawardena Memorial Oration on the topic : One Belt, One Road – Sri Lanka – China Relations. Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China H.E. Yi Xianliang, delivered the 13th Annual Sujata Jayawardena Memorial Oration on Wednesday, 15th February 2017 at the BMICH on the topic “One Belt, One […]