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Jul
06

Visit from Robert Koch Institute Germany

Dr. Andreas Detlef Nitsche, accompanied a delegation from the Robert Korch Institute , Berlin,  Germany on  6th July 2018 and met Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo. University of Colombo and Robert Korch Institute has an ongoing joint research collaboration. Ms. Beate Annette Nitsche, Ms. Beate Becker- Ziaja, Ms. Therese Muzeniek and […]

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Jul
05

Seminar on PPP Funding

The International Office of University of Colombo organized by a seminar on PPP Funding Programme introduce by German Academic Exchange Service on 5th July 2018. The Seminar was conducted by Ms. Sikha Sinha, Senior Advisor, DAAD Office, New Delhi, India.

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Jun
29

Academic Mentoring Program of Faculty of Medicine

Formal and structured programs on faculty mentoring are conducted by many established Universities across the globe. However, this concept still remains relatively new to many Asian Universities.  The need of a formal mentoring program for the Faculty of Medicine, Colombo was highlighted during the institutional review process carried out by UGC on Sri Lankan Universities […]

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Jun
28

Joint Conference of Partial Confucius Institutes in Asia 2018

The 2018 Conference of Partial Confucius Institutes in Asia was held at the BMICH on 27th – 28th June 2018.  This conference was organized by the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hamban) in China and the University of Colombo and University of Kelaniya. The Conference attracted delegates from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, India, Iran and Turkey.  Participants from China and […]

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Jun
26

Guest Lecture Series, Department of International Relations-Faculty of Arts

The Department of International Relations organized a Guest Lecture Series, from 20th June – 26th June 2018  to share the expertise knowledge of International Relations, provoke new thoughts and stimulate engaging conversations on contemporary International Relations topics. This is the first series in the academic year of 2017/2018.  

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Jun
25

“Sithja Yathra” Talent show

“Sithja Yathra” talent show organized by the De Seram new Hostel students, was held on 25th of June 2016 at the Hostel premises.

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Jun
21

“Pirith” Chanting Ceremony -Havelock Womens’ Hostel

“Pirith” Chanting Ceremony was held at the Havelock Womens’ Hostel on 21th June 2018.      

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Jun
20

Guest lecture by Ven. Professor Devalegema Madhananda thero

The Guest lecture on the theme ” The world and you” by former professor, university of Kelaniya Ven. professor Devalegema Madhananda thero, organized by B.Ed final year students was held on 20th June 2018 at the Faculty of Education.    

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Jun
19

“Green Talk”, Sustainable Construction Practices

The 3rd green talk was successfully held on 19th June 2018. Engineer Shiromal Fernando who is the vice chairman of Green Building Council of Sri Lanka and the Managing Director of Civil & Structural Engineering Consultants (PVT) Ltd delivered the speech on sustainable construction practices.  

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Jun
19

College House “Dansela” and the “Bhakthi-Gee”

To mark the “Poson Poya” Festival 2018, a “Dansela” and the “Bhakthi-Gee” presentation were organized by the College House Staff of the University Colombo on 19th of June 2018 at the College House premises.    

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Jun
18

Dean’s Lecture Series, Faculty of Arts

The Faculty of Arts has initiated a lecture series under the title of “Dean’s Lecture Series‘ and it’s inaugural lecture was a panel discussion and held on 18th June 2018 from 3.00 pm onward at the Faculty Board Room, Faculty of Arts. The panel discussion was on the topic of ‘Humanities & Social Sciences Education […]

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Jun
13

A Delict Spotted’18 – Photography Competition

The Department of Private and Comparative Law of the Faculty of Law organized a photography competition and an exhibition, “A Delict Spotted 18”, on 13th of June 2018 in the Ceylon Room, Faculty of Law. The photographs projected the applicability of the law of Delict to social issues. The competition was open to undergraduates of […]

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Jun
12

75th Anniversary of ‘Guththila Geethaya’ (ගුත්තිල ගීතය)

The Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of “Guththila Geethaya” (ගුත්තිල ගීතය) Authored by Martin Wickramasinghe, was held on 12th June 2018 at the M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. This Seminar was organized by the Department of Sinhala in collaboration with the Martin Wickramasinghe Trust. Professor Rev. Agalakada Sirisumana Thero, Dr. Latha Gurusinghe, Professor Sandagomi Coperahewa […]

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Jun
12

The Annual “Ramadan Iftar” Ceremony

The Faculty of Arts organized the Ramadan Iftar Programme on 12th June 2018, to enhance the positive attitudes among students and the staff about living and functioning in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural society.  This programme was held in the Faculty of Arts premises under the patronage of the Dean-Faculty of Arts, Professor Premakumara de Silva. Meanwhile, the Annual Ifthar Ceremony organized […]

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Jun
11

Farewell to Mr. N.Selvakkumaran

The Tamil medium students of the Faculty of Law organized a Farewell to their respectable Teacher Mr. N.Selvakkumaran, Former Dean & currently Senior Legal Adviser, University of Colombo. The function commenced with a welcome dance. There were recital of poems and speeches by students and staff in appreciation of the services rendered by Mr. Sevakkumaran. […]

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Jun
08

The Annual “Pirith” Chanting at the Institute of Indigenous Medicine

The Annual “Pirith” Chanting Ceremony of the Institute of Indigenous Medicine was held on 8th June 2018. The Ceremony was organized by the Students’ Association of the Institute for the purpose of receiving blessings on future works.    

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