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Mar
10

Inauguration of the Asia Pacific Master of Human Rights and Democratisation Programme

The Inauguration of the sixth intake of the Asia Pacific Master of Human Rights and Democratisation Degree programme – 2015/2016 – was held on 29 January 2016 at the University of Colombo.  Mr. Saliya Peiris, Commissioner of the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka delivered the Keynote Address. The Inauguration was graced by Ms. Edwina Sinclair, Second […]

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Mar
10

International Women’s Day – Faculty of Law

Pledge For Parity‬ – Closing the gender gap, International Women’s Day programme organized by the Department of Private & Comparative Law together with 2nd year students of Faculty of Law was held in 9th of March 2016 at the Ceylon Room, Faculty of Law.

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Mar
09

8th Annual Research Symposium – UCSC

8th Annual Research Symposium was proudly presented by University of Colombo School of Computing on 3rd of March 2016 at the Faculty of Graduate Studies Auditorium. It was a moment of exposure for the innovative concepts of the freshly pass-out students in the industry forming a platform to acknowledge about their dedicated work and findings. […]

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Mar
09

The Faculty of Graduate Studies commemorate International Women’s Day

The Faculty of Graduate Studies celebrated the International Women’s Day on Tuesday, 8th March from 11.00 am to 12.30 pm at the FGS Auditorium. Her Excellency Joanne Doornewaard Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherland in Sri Lanka was the Chief Guest.  Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo, Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake and Alain […]

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Mar
09

The Inauguration Ceremony of the Masters of Arts in Sinhala

The Inauguration Ceremony of the Masters of Arts in Sinhala Degree programme – 2016 ( One Year  ) was  held on 05th March 2016, at 9.30 am at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala.  Senior Professor Jayadeva Uyangoda ( Dept of Political Science and Public Policy)  delivered the Keynote Address and Professor Athula Ranasinghe , […]

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Mar
09

“Thulawa” – Launch of the Legal Educational Magazine

The current students of the Faculty of Law intends to continue the legacy of the Faculty of Law by contributing to legal education through the launching of a magazine in Sinhala to fill the gap pertaining to the lack of reading materials available in Sinhala. The magazine titled “Thulawa” was launched on the 4th of […]

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Mar
08

Chemsoc Quiz Competition 2016

Chemsoc Quiz Competition 2016 organized by 4th year students, Chemistry society, University of Colombo was held on 27th of February 2016. Winners of the competition were Visakhians while Nalandians became the runners-up. More Photos…

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Mar
04

Award Ceremony of Management development programme & MOU signing

Award Ceremony of Management development programme for Srilankan Airlines staff & MOU signed (02/ 03/ 2016), between Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Colombo and Sri Lankan Airlines to strengthen partnership between two organizations. Undergraduates/ Graduate students will get more internship/ employment opportunities​.

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Mar
04

Kyushu University of Japan to collaborate with University of Colombo

Dr. Akimasa Yoshikawa,Mr. Hiroki Matsushita, Mr. Kazuma Shirotani and Mr. Yusuke Aoyagi from the Department of Earth and Planetary sciences , Kyushu University of Japan visited University of Colombo on 26th February 2016. During the visit the delegates met Professor K.R.R. Mahanama, acting Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo and Professor Chandana Jayaratne , Senior Lecturer […]

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Mar
04

A High Level Delegation from ICCR visited University of Colombo

A High Level delegation from the Indian Centre for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi visited CCIS on 1st March 2016 at 12.00 pm. The team comprised of Ambassador Mrs.Veena Sikri  (Leader), Prof. Aswini K. Mohapatra, Chairperson | Centre for West Asian Studies, JNU,  Dr. Anirban Ganguly, Director | Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerji Research Foundation and […]

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Mar
03

Launch of the University of Colombo new official website

The launch of the redesigned official website of the University of Colombo was held on the 02nd March 2016 at the Senate Hall of the University of Colombo. Professor PSM Gunaratne, the Vice Chairman of the University Grants Commission graced the event as the Chief Guest. Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor of the University […]

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Mar
02

Her Excellency Professor Veena Sirki and ICCR Officials visit University of Colombo

Her Excellency Professor Veena Sirki, an Ambassador, Professor Ashwini K. Mohapatra, Chairperson ,Center for West Asian Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University , Dr. Anirban Ganguly, Director, Dr. Syama   Prasad Mookerji  Research Foundation, Dr. Varun Veer , Leading Yoga Exponent and Mrs. Rajashree Behera, Director, Indian Cultural Center visited Professor Lakshaman Dissanayake , Vice Chancellor, University of […]

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Feb
23

The President of International University of Japan visits University of Colombo

Professor Kimio Kase, President, International University of Japan and Professor N.S. Cooray , Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of International Relations,  visited University of Colombo on 19th February 2016 to discuss about the possible collaborations between University of Colombo and International University of Japan. Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo expressed his sincere willingness […]

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Feb
23

Inauguration Ceremony of Diploma in Sinhala – 2016

Inauguration ceremony of the Diploma in Sinhala Programme – 2016, was held on 20th February 2016 from 9.30 am onwards at M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala.  Professor Asanga Thillekeratne – Cooridnator – Buddhist Studies Unit, Faculty of Arts, was the guest speaker. Prof. Athula Ranasinghe – Dean, Faculty of Arts, Ms. Latha Gurusinghe – Head, Department  […]

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Feb
23

A delegation from Beijing Foreign Studies University visited University of Colombo

Professor Ma Chan Zhongwu , Head Department of Sinhala, Beijing Foreign Studies University, China and Ven. Professor Malwane Chandarathana Thero, Department of Sinhala, Beijing Foreign Studies University, China met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo on 8th February at the Vice Chancellor’s Office. During the meeting both parties discussed about the ongoing collaborations […]

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Feb
19

ධර්ම දේශනාමය පින්කම

රාජගිරිය සදහම් සෙවන බෞද්ධ තොරතුරු සහ පර්යේෂණ ආයතනාධිපති පූජ්‍ය අතුරලියේ රතන හිමිපාණන් විසින් පවත්වන ලද සුමධුර ධර්ම දේශනාව 2016.02.18 වන දින විශ්වවිද්‍යාලීය අධ්‍යයන හා අනධ්‍යයන කාර්ය මණ්ඩලයේ සහභාගීත්වයෙන් පශ්චාත් උපාධි අධ්‍යයන පීඨ ශ්‍රවනාගාරයේදී පැවැත්විය.

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