Logo Competition – Annual Research Symposium

Logo Competition – Annual Research Symposium

The Annual Research Symposium (ARS) of the University of Colombo will be held on 16th November 2022. The University of Colombo invites staff and students to submit a digital logo that will function as a unique symbol of this event. The Annual Research Symposium is the main event that highlights the research profile of the University by linking all symposiums/conferences of its Faculties and Institutes. Every year, the ARS uses different themes to showcase and give publicity to research and development activities conducted by the University. The theme of ARS 2022 is “Digital Transformation and Innovative Approaches to Mitigate Challenges in Higher Education Sector”. Details of past research symposiums are available for reference at https://cmb.ac.lk/annual-research-symposium.

Deadline for Logo submission: 1st August 2022, 23.59 PM


Staff members and registered undergraduate/postgraduate students are eligible to submit their creative design/s by carefully reading the guidelines below.

  • Your artwork should be an original work of yours and the participants warrant that the submitted logo design does not infringe on a copyright or other intellectual property right of a third party’s digital content.
  • If your design consists of the UOC Logo or theme colors, it is required that you adhere to the Visual Identity of the university here.
  • All submissions must be a high-resolution version in Adobe Illustrator. (.ai or .eps)
  • A panel will evaluate all submissions to select a suitable logo for the Annual Research Symposium. The winner of the logo competition will receive a special reward at the inauguration ceremony.
  • Individuals or groups could submit logos with a brief description of the design, contact details, and affiliation of the University of Colombo.
  • All submissions should be emailed to apps@ap.cmb.ac.lk and chair-ars@cmb.ac.lk.
  • Multiple submissions are allowed and applicants should send a separate email for each submission.
  • Applicants are kindly requested to check the logos of past annual research symposiums here.

For any questions, please contact:

Prof. K. P. Hewagamage
Chair, Annual Research Symposium 2022, University of Colombo.
Email: chair-ars@cmb.ac.lk