Awards & Prizes

Nov
27

Dean’s Literary Award and Book Exhibition

The Award Ceremony of the Dean’s Literary Award 2018 organized by the Faculty of Arts was taken place on November 27th at 2.00 pm onwards at the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. The keynote speaker was Professor Raj Somadeva, Senior Professor, Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology. This year the award ceremony was accompanied by a book exhibition […]

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Nov
19

SDC Awards Ceremony

The Awards Ceremony of the Staff Development Centre was held at the Senate Hall of the College House on the 19th November 2018. The event witnessed over 60 members of academic staff of the University of Colomb, as well as other universities across the island, receive their Certificates in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE). In […]

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Nov
13

Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Research Excellence 2017

The Vice Chancellor’s awards for Research Excellence 2017, are presented during the Postgraduate Convocation 2017 on 13th of November 2018 at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall for the contributions made by the senior academic staff in their outstanding research works. Professor Chandrasiri Niriella – Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts Professor Deepika Fernando – [...]
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Sep
29

University of Colombo wins recognition at “Seminar 2018 for University Lecturers in Changchun, China”

Two Academic staff members, Dr. Latha Gurusinghe from the Department of Sinhala and  Ms. Savitri Dias from the Department of English Language Teaching, participated in ‘The Seminar  2018 for University Teachers from Developing Countries & Countries and Regions Included in Belt and Road Initiatives‘  held in Changchun China from  September 9th to September 29th 2018. It was […]

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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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May
17

Inter Faculty Freshers’ Tournament 2018 – Closing Ceremony

The Closing Ceremony of Inter Faculty Freshers’ Tournament 2018 was held on 17th of May 2018 at the University of Colombo Indoor stadium. Champions: Faculty of Science. Runner-up: Faculty of Management & Finance. Second Runner-up: University of Colombo School of Computing Points Table Results

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Mar
27

Stat Day 2018 – “Decision Making through Quality Data”

The Most Prominent event of the Stat Circle, “Stat Day 2018”, was held on 27th of March, 2018 at the Sri Lanka Foundation Main Auditorium, with the Participation of the Chief Guest, The Vice Chancellor, Senior Professor Lakshman Disanayaka. The Program consisted of a keynote speech by Mr. Rohana Wijesekera, Director of Statistics, Central Bank […]

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Nov
23

VICE CHANCELLOR’S AWARDS FOR RESEARCH EXCELLENCE – 2016

Postgraduate Institute of Medicine Prof. Senaka Rajapakse 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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