COVID-19 Outbreak Notices

Aug
15

Operational Guidelines on Preparedness and Response for COVID-19 Outbreak for Work Settings

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Jul
15

Vice-Chancellor’s message

ENGLISHසිංහලENGLISH Dear members of staff and students, I write to you to reassure you that the University of Colombo is observing all prescribed preventive measures to ensure that each and every one of you and the wider community remains safe and well. Please be informed that we are in regular discussion with senior health authorities [...]
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Jun
28

Vice-Chancellor’s message

My dear Students, I convey my very best wishes to our senior students who sit the re-scheduled examinations commencing Monday 29th June 2020. We are so happy to have our young members on site. I seek your best attention to the health and safety rules put in place, as per Government and Ministry of Health […]

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May
24

COVID can help find a new model of thinking and living

Worldwide, the COVID-19 pandemic has made the lifestyle of people take an unprecedented turn. Sudden halting of close human contact, social distancing, even with your nearest and dearest take a huge mental toll on people. In a Sri Lankan setting where our culture is very much shaped by human bonds, the current pandemic has forced [...]
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May
24

The Vice Chancellor’s Message – A humble request to support our students

Dear Alumni and Well-wishers of the University of Colombo I am happy to inform you that with excellent support extended by University Grants Commission and Ministry of Higher Education, the University of Colombo has provided uninterrupted teaching and academic instruction for our students through online education. Nevertheless, many of our rural based undergraduate students (from [...]
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May
11

Simple Steps to Prevent COVID-19 in your Workplace

Source: Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka

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May
07
May
07

The Vice Chancellor’s Message – May 7, 2020

Dear members of staff and students I convey my best wishes to everyone and their families on this 52nd day of learning and working from our homes. I am hopeful that everyone remains in the best of health, and are coping well with the COVID19 related changes that have occurred to our daily living. To […]

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Apr
25

Notice to all Staff & Students – Free Data Usage for LMS Servers and ZOOM service hosted in the University Network

As you are aware, all the ISPs (SLT, Dialog, Mobitel, LankaBell, Airtel, and Hutch) have enabled free data access to a set of IP addresses of servers that are connected to the LEARN (Lanka Academic And Research Network). These IP addresses include all the LMS servers, other relevant web servers, and the Zoom servers that [...]
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Apr
05

COVID-19 : Crisis Inspiring Innovation of University Students

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Apr
04

Rakemu Api

A team from the Faculty of Science collaborated with the Sri Lanka Army to develop a mobile and web-based application, ‘Rakemu Api’ as a social responsibility project on the face of the COVID-19 outbreak. This application enables people of Sri Lanka located at any corner of the country to make online requests for essential medical/food […]

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Apr
02

Seeking Accurate Information to Guide our Behaviours

ENGLISHසිංහලதமிழ்ENGLISH Seeking Accurate Information to Guide our Behaviours Separating the wheat from the chaff   By Dr Santushi Amarasuriya, Clinical Psychologist and Senior Lecturer, Department of Medical Humanities, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo  We have seen people behave in various ways amidst the COVID-19 situation. On one extreme are those who think this is [...]
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Mar
19

The Vice Chancellor’s message

Given that all our students are on academic holiday due to the COVID 19 risk and due to this entire working week including today (Thursday) being declared public holidays, it is deemed pertinent for every institutional lead of the University of Colombo to have ONLY the critical staff involved with essential services to report for [...]
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Mar
18
Mar
17

For the attention of all members of staff

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Mar
17

Postponement of Graphic and Page Designer Practical Test

The Practical Test for the Post of Graphic and Page Designer, scheduled to be conducted on 19th March 2020 at the Multimedia Lab, University of Colombo School of Computing has been postponed until further notice. Registrar University of Colombo     UPDATED: 09:43

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