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Mar
02

Vice Chancellor of University of Essex visited University of Colombo

Professor Anthony Forster, Vice-Chancellor of University of Essex and Professor Dominic Micklewright, Dean for Partnerships visited University of Colombo on 2nd March 2018. During the visit the delegates met Senior Professor Lakshman Disanayaka, Vice Chancellor of University of Colombo, Professor Ranjith Mahanama, Dean, Faculty of Science, Professor Rev. Wimalarathana , Acting Dean, Faculty of Arts […]

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Feb
16

World Youth from Nippon Maru: Ship for World Youth visits University of Colombo

Around three hundred youth who were cruising around the world in Nippon Maru: Ship for World Youth visited University of Colombo on 16th February 2018 for knowledge sharing session with students of the university. The sailing ambassadors were welcomed by Professor Lakhsman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo, Deans of the Faculties and the students. […]

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Jan
26

Riga Technical University , Latvia to collaborate with University of Colombo

A delegation led by Professor Igros Tipans, Deputy Rector International Riga Technical University, Latvia visited University of Colombo on 26 January 2018. During the visit the delegation met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake , the Vice Chancellor University of Colombo , Professor K.R.R. Mahanama, Dean, Faculty of Science, Professor Deepthi Wickramasinghe, Senior Lecture Faculty of Science, Dr. […]

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Jan
26

Jinan University China to collaborate with University of Colombo

A delegation led by Professor Hu Jun, President Jinan University, China visited University of Colombo on 26 January 2018 and met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, the Vice-Chancellor University of Colombo during the visit. During the meeting held at the Vice Chancellor’s Office, both parties discussed possible areas of collaboration between the two universities. Vice-Chancellor was accompanied […]

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Jan
26

Delegation from Turkey visited University of Colombo

Mr. Hüseyin Gündoğar, Vice President of Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities visited the University of Colombo on 26 January 2018. During the visit, Mr. Hüseyin Gündoğar met The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake, and discussed the possible areas of collaboration between the University of Colombo and the Turkish Higher Education Institution. Dr. Kokila Konasinghe, […]

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Oct
06

Asia Pacific Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), visited University of Colombo

The newly appointed Asia Pacific Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Mr. Bjorn Andersson visited University of Colombo on 6th October 2017.  During the visit, Mr. Anderson met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Colombo, Professor Nelufer de Mel; Head, Department of English, Dr. Pavithra Kailasapathy; Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Management and […]

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Oct
06

Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe; National Vice President, BJP, India visited University of Colombo

Hon. MP, Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe; National Vice President, BJP, India visited University of Colombo on 6th October 2017. During the visit, Dr. Sahasrabuddhe met Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake; Vice-Chancellor, University of Colombo, Professor Nayani Melegoda; Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies, and Prof Sandagomi Coperahewa; Director, Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies.  

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Sep
18

A High-Profile Education delegation from Yunnan Province, China visited University of Colombo

A High-Profile Education delegation led by H.E. Mr. Li Xiaosan; Member of the Standing Committee & Head of the Organization Department, CPC Yunnan Provincial Committee visited University of Colombo on 18th September 2017 and met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake; Vice-Chancellor and senior academics of University of Colombo. The purpose of this visit was to strengthen the […]

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Aug
08

Southern University of Science and Technology, China to collaborate with University of Colombo

Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of University of Colombo, and Dr. Lu Chun, General Secretary of Southern University of Science and Technology(SUSTech), China signed the MoU between the two Universities during a ceremony held on 8th August 2017 at SUSTech, Shenzhen, China. This will open up more opportunities for both students and staff of the two […]

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Aug
08

Seizing Digital Opportunities in Higher Education: Building staff capacity for ICT-driven innovation in Cambodia and Sri Lanka

University of Colombo has been chosen as a lead implementing partner for a new UNESCO project on ICT-driven innovation; Seizing Digital Opportunities in Higher Education: Building staff capacity for ICT-driven innovation in Cambodia and Sri Lanka, A project supported by the Shenzhen Municipal Government within the UNESCO-Shenzhen Funds-In-Trust Framework (SFIT). Blended learning – the synthesis […]

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Jul
28

JSF Corporation (Pvt) Limited to invest in University of Colombo

The group of dignitaries from JSF Corporation (Pvt) Limited wholly-owned subsidiary of REK CO., LTD in Japan, and a registered BOI company in Sri Lanka visited University of Colombo on 28th July 2017 and met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor University of Colombo. The purpose of the visit was to explore the possibility of setting up […]

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Jul
24

Bhutan Ambassador visited University of Colombo

The newly appointed Bhutan Ambassador to Sri Lanka His Excellency Mr. Sonam T. Rabgye visited Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, the Vice-Chancellor of University of Colombo yesterday at the College House of University of Colombo. His Excellency Mr. Rabgye was accompanied by Mr.Kalden Dorji the Second Secretary, Royal Bhutanese Embassy in Dhaka at the meeting. During the […]

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Jul
06

Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Sri Lanka visits University of Colombo

His Excellency Mr. Munir Ghiasy, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Sri Lanka visited University of Colombo on 6th July 2017. During the visit, His Excellency met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of University of Colombo. The purpose of this visit was to explore the possibilities of initiating academic collaboration between University of […]

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Jun
09

President of Southwest University of Political Science and Law, China visited University of Colombo

Professor Fu Zitang, the President of Southwest University of Political Science and Law, Chongqing, China visited Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of University of Colombo on 9th June 2017 at the College House. The purpose of the visit was to formalize the ongoing academic collaborations between the two universities through an MoU and to further discuss […]

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May
25

Inje University, South Korea to collaborate with University of Colombo

Marking the inauguration of a formal partnership between University of Colombo and Inje University, South Korea, Professor Lakshman Dissanayake Vice-Chancellor of the University of Colombo, and Professor Injune Cha, President of Inje University signed an MoU between the two universities on 25th May 2017 at the Senate Hall, University of Colombo. Professor Injune Cha accompanied […]

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May
25

Delegation from Tianjin Medical University visits University of Colombo

Professor Fenglin Guo, Director, International Exchange Department, Dean, International Medical School, Tianjin Medical University, China and Professor Chen Jinhe, Executive Vice Dean, Tianjin International Chinese College visited Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Colombo on 25th May 2017 in order to discuss possible collaboration between the two institutes. During the meeting, both parties agreed to […]

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