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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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Jun
07

World Environment Day forum 2018

World Environment Day 2018, which was organized by the BEEZ – Base for Enthusiasts of Environmental  Science and Zoology- Faculty of Science, University of Colombo, in partnership with Biodiversity Sri Lanka and INSEE/Siam City Cement (Lanka) Limited, was successfully held at the Senate Hall on Thursday 7th of June from 4.00 pm onwards. Senior Professor […]

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Jun
06

Inaugural Grand Rounds – UCCS

The University of Colombo Clinical Society launched on the 6th of June with its inaugural Grand Rounds clinical case discussion conducted by Professor Saroj Jayasinghe, the Patron of the society.

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Jun
05

Pro Vice Chancellor of Staffordshire University visited University of Colombo

Professor Ieuan Ellis; Pro Vice Chancellor of Staffordshire University, United Kingdom visited University of Colombo on 5th June 2018. During the visit Prof. Ellis met Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayaka , the Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo. Professor Dissanayake was accompanied by Professor Premakumara de Silva; Dean Faculty of Arts, Professor Manjula vithanapathirana; Professor Nayani Melegoda; […]

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Jun
05

Delegation from Griffith University visits University of Colombo

A delegation led by the Dean, Business School, Griffith University, Australia visited University of Colombo on 5th June 2018. Professor Jaythilleke Bandara and Professor Peter Woods and Dr. Kanchana Karyawasam representing Griffith Business School accompanied the Dean. During the visit the delegation met Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayaka, the Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo, Professor Premakumara […]

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Jun
03

The Highest Level International Recognition of an Invention

Two Sri Lankan Inventors, Dr. Mahesh Edirisinghe a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Physics and Mr. Thimira Sanuka Thilakarathna who was an undergraduate at the Department of Physics and currently working as a Temporary Demonstrator in Physics have been achieved a highest level international recognition for their newly invented medical device. This invention was […]

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Jun
02

The First public show “Ravana: The Legend Untold”

University of Colombo proudly staged the first public show of the “Ravana The Legend Untold” Ballet Opera produced by the university at the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksha Theatre on 2nd June 2018 with the participation of a wider community as the audience. Honorable Mr. Gamini Jayawickrama Perera; Honorable Minister of Ministry of Buddha Sasana , […]

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