The research and development activities of the University of Colombo are carried out by both academic and non-academic members of the university as well as postgraduate and undergraduate students covering numerous fields. Each year, a vast number of topics are researched and presented at various forums and in many publications, bringing together myriad different disciplines. The culture of research and development extends from the undergraduate to the PhD level and beyond, and is fostered by strong academic performances.
Professor Tony Anghie – Samuel D. Thurman Professor of Law, College of Law, University of Utah
(Title – Sovereignty and the Challenges of Global Governance: A Sketch of Three Regimes)
His Excellency Mr. Y. K. Sinha, the High Commissioner of India participated as the Chief Guest of the Inauguration Ceremony of the Annual Research Symposium of the University of Colombo. Following remarks delivered by him at the occasion.