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Dec
06

Conferment of BIT External Degrees 2016

The University of Colombo School of Computing held its 14th convocation for the graduates of Bachelor of Information Technology – external (BIT) at the Auditorium of the University of Colombo School of Computing on 6th December 2017. The most rev. Dr Oswald Gomis, the Chancellor of the University of Colombo presided the meeting. UCSU took […]

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Dec
06

Book Launch by an undergraduate (පාට වෙනස්)

‘Pata Wenas‘  (පාට වෙනස්) a book written by Ms. Ridmi Handapangoda, a second year Undergraduate of the Department of Sinhala, was launched on 6th December 2017 at 2.00 pm in the M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo. The event was chaired by Professor Rev. Agalakada Sirisumana Thero and special addresses were delivered by Dr. Latha Gurusinghe, Head – Department of Sinhala […]

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Dec
05

Delegation from National Sun Yat Sen University, Taiwan visits University of Colombo

An eighteen  member delegation led by Prof. Chih-Wen Kuo ; Vice President for International Affairs, Institute of Communications Engineering/ Office of International Affairs, National Sun Yat Sen University, Taiwan visited  University of Colombo on 5th December 2017. The purpose of the visit as to explore the possible arenas of academic collaboration between the two universities. […]

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Nov
28

Yunnan University Conferred Honorary Professorship

The Yunnan University conferred Honorary Professorship to Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo on 28th November 2017, by recognizing his contributions to the field of Demography. Honorary Professorship was presented to Professor Lakshman Dissanayake by Professor Lin Wenxun, the President of the Yunnan University.

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Nov
26

University of Colombo joins the China – South and Southeast Asian Universities Consortium

University of Colombo joined the China – South and Southeast Asian Universities Consortium on 26th November 2017. The Consortium was organized by the Yunnan University in China, which includes 20 universities in the region and 30 universities in China. Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo delivered the keynote speech at the Conference on […]

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Nov
25

Annual Research Symposium 2017 of the Faculty of Law,

Annual Research Symposium 2017 of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo was held at the College House on 25.11.2017. Dr. Kanag Isvaran, P.C. delivered the keynote address at the Inauguration of the Symposium 2017.  Dr. Kanag Isvaran, P.C. is an eminent Commercial lawyer and author of several commercial law books, who was bestowed with […]

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Nov
24

Postgraduate Convocation – 2016

Postgraduate Convocation of the University of Colombo was held on 23 and 24 November, 2017 at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH). Postgraduate Convocation 2016 – Day 1 Session 1 Postgraduate Convocation 2016 – Day 1 Session 2 Postgraduate Convocation 2016 – Day 1 Session 3 Postgraduate Convocation 2016 – Day 2 Session 1 […]

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Nov
23

Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Research Excellence 2016

Prof. Senaka Rajapakse Postgraduate Institute of Medicine Senaka Rajapakse is Professor in the Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Colombo, and Honorary Consultant Physician, National Hospital Colombo. He graduated with First Class honours from the University of Colombo in 1993, winning many awards and distinctions. He has the MD and MRCP(UK), and is a Fellow [...]
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Nov
22

Delegation from Peoples Friendship University, Russia visited University of Colombo

A delegation composed of Professor Natalya Syulkova; Deputy Vice Rector for International Affairs,  Prof. Elena M. Gorozhankina; Deputy Vice-Rector for International Affairs, Prof. Gushchina U.S.; Vice-Dean of the Medical Institute Peoples Friendship University, Russia visited University of Colombo and met Professor Lakshman Dissanayake to discuss about potential collaboration between the two universities Ms. Anastasia Khokhlova; […]

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Nov
22

Book Launch by an undergraduate (ගී ප්‍රදීපාර්ථ)

” Gee Pradeepartha” (ගී ප්‍රදීපාර්ථ) a book written by Ms. Kasuni Nadeeka, a second year Undergraduate of the Department of Sinhala, was launched on 22nd November 2017 at 3.00 PM in the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. The Keynote speech was delivered by Mr Jackson Anthony and the orchestra was conducted by Susil Amarasinghe and his Crew. This event was organized by […]

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Nov
21

Annual Research Symposium – Faculty of Arts

Annual Research Symposium – Faculty of Arts 21 – 22 November 2017 Under the broad theme of the University of Colombo conference, the Faculty of Arts has decided on the following theme for its research sessions: The Role of Humanities and Social Sciences in Research for Development Read more…

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Nov
15

University of Colombo Annual Research Symposium 2017

University of Colombo Annual Research Symposium 2017, Inauguration Ceremony was held on 15th of November 2017. More Photos

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Nov
14
Nov
14

Guest Lecture on ‘Natural Hazards’

The Department of Geography organized a Guest Lecture on Natural Hazards at the Room no. 23A, Department of Geography, on 14th November 2017 from 12.00 noon to 2.00 p.m. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Sugath Dissanayaka, Director (Awareness), Disaster Management Center, Colombo.

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Nov
11

Donation to the Library by 1966 Alumina

“University of Ceylon, Colombo 1966/69 alumni donated Rs. 500,000.00 worth of books to the Main Library on 11th November 2017 to commemorate their Golden Jubilee celebration, in order to enrich the minds of university population with knowledge. A display of donated books was done from 8th-10th November 2017 at the Main Library”.  

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Nov
07

High Profile delegation of Government of China visited University of Colombo

High Profile Chinse delegation led by His Excellency Mr. Liu Xiao Feng, member of The National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (a political advisory body in the People’s Republic of China) and China Primary Health Care Foundation (CPHCF) visited University of Colombo on 7th November 2017. E Mr. Liu Xiao Feng was […]

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