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Oct
13

Award Ceremony and the Inauguration Ceremony

The Award Ceremony of the first batch of students and the Inauguration Ceremony of the second batch of students of the ‘Certificate Course in Communicative Arabic’, conducted by the Arabic and Islamic Civilization Unit, was held on 13th October 2018. The award ceremony was presided by Professor Premakumara de Silva, Dean – Faculty of Arts,  Dr. N. Gafoordeen, […]

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Oct
10

Human Library

The Main Library organized a Human Library programme, parallel to the National Reading Month, where the readers were able to meet Subjects Experts, on 10th October 2018 at 10 am. to 12.00 noon at the Main Library premises. The Vice Chancellor Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Professor Samantha Herath, Coordinator of the journalism Unit, Professor Sandagomi […]

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Oct
09

Workshop by Prof. Mallika Rajaratnam for the Students/Staff of the Sri Palee Campus

Professor Mallika Rajaratnam, Department of Philosophy of the University of Peradeniya conducted a workshop to the Students of the Sri Palee Campus , University of Colombo themed on, Philosophy of Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy’s Indian Art, Comparative Aesthetics and Cross – Cultural Understanding, Immanuel Kant and Rabindranath Tagore on Philosophy of Beauty and Rabindranath Tagore and […]

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Oct
09

Workshop on Blended Learning for Education

Workshop on Blended Learning for Education organized by Dr. Y S G Wimalasiri, Coordinator of the Learning management system, Institute of Indigenous Medicine was held on 09th and 12th October 2018 from 9.30 am to 12.30pm at the Information Technology Lab, IIM. Mr. W D Nilantha Prasad, Senior Lecturer Department of Information Technology, Faculty of […]

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Oct
09

Inauguration Ceremony of M.Phil/Ph.D

The inauguration Ceremony of M.Phil /Ph.D programme of the Faculty of Education was held on 09th October 2018 at the Faculty of Education premises. The chief coordinator of the programme, the Dean, Professor Manjula Vithanapathirana and the co-coordinator Mr.Kapila Bandara were present to welcome the students. The first ever international student for the M.Phil programme […]

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Oct
06

Catalyst for Experiential Learning for International Scholars: Creating a Niche in Tourism Industry by IHRA

The Institute of Human Resource Advancement (IHRA), University of Colombo works closely with the University of Malaya, Malaysia to provide first-hand knowledge about global learning and knowledge which propels students to accept and understand an array of different cultural and community perspectives. The Programme is a five-day visit to Sri Lanka based International Students Visiting […]

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Oct
05

Counseling Workshop for Teachers in the Negombo Educational Zone

Dr. Samudra Senarath, Department of Educational Psychology, Faculty of Education, Ms. Savitri Dias, Department of English Language Teaching, Faculty of Arts and Nirosha Kulasekera, Assistant  Student Counsellor, Student Counselling Centre, conducted a workshop  in student counselling for teachers in the Negombo Educational  Zone, on the invitation of the Acting  Zonal Director of Education, Negombo. It […]

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Oct
04

Library Science Training for ‘Pirivena’ Directors

A three-day workshop was held for Pirivena (Buddhist Monastic) Directors at the NILIS, University of Colombo from 2nd to 4th October 2018. It was the first stage of the Formalizing Program of Buddhist Monastic Libraries organized by the Ministry of Education in Sri Lanka and NILIS. Twenty-three participants attended the workshop. Retired Senior Lecturer of […]

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