The Editorial Committee for the Undergraduate Research Symposium of the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo invites the final year B.A (Hons) degree students of the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo to submit abstracts to be considered for presentation at the Technical Sessions of the Undergraduate Research Symposium on 12th March 2019. The abstracts […]
The 3rd lecture of the of “Dean’s Lecture Series‘ will be held on 08th March 2019, from 3.00 pm onwards at the Board Room, Faculty of Arts. The topic of the lecture will be “The Ambiguity of Voice: the role of ‘storeytelling’. This will be a talk by Sarah Kabir based on her book ‘Voices of Peace’ (2018), along with photographer Munira Mutaher.
The Department of Sociology will be organizing the monthly seminar for the month of February, on Thursday 14th February 2019 from 2.00 p.m – 3.30 p.m in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology. At this seminar, Dr. Tharindi Udalagama will be delivering the lecture on “That’s not Love but Greed!: Perspectives on Love […]
The Arabic and Islamic Civilization Unit has organized a guest lecture on “Arabic language in the business world” on 19th January 2019 from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm at the Board Room, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo. The lecture will be delivered by Assistant Professor Shuhaib Alam, Jamia Millia University, New Delhi, Editor in Arabic / Encyclopedia on Hajj […]
The Dean’s Literary Award Ceremony 2018 will take place November 27th 2.00 pm onwards at the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. The keynote speaker for the event is Professor Raj Somadeva, Senior Professor, Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology. This year the award ceremony will be accompanied by a book exhibition occurring November 26th– 27th, 9.30am – […]
This is an opportunity for the recently passed-out graduates and to the graduates in 2nd, 3rd or 4th years enrolled in Economic special or economic stream. Abstracts of completed researches as well as currently enrolled researches are accepted for presentation. Students can submit – Abstracts of their final research with findings and conclusions (recently passed-out […]
The Department of Sociology will be organizing the monthly seminar for the month of November, on Thursday 15th November 2018 from 2.00 p.m – 4.00 p.m in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology. At this seminar, Mr. M. G. L. Mahesh Premarathna will be speaking on “New forms of Buddhism and the social formation in postwar Sri Lanka”, and Mr. K. […]
The launch of Sinhala Akuru Puranaya ( Chronicle of Sinhala Letters) written by Professor Sandagomi Coperahewa, Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo will be held on 23rd October 2018 at 3.00 pm at the M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium , Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo. Emeritus Professor J. B. Disanayaka will preside on this occasion and […]
Seminar on “Constructing ‘water worlds’: the social implications of technical systems in water governance”
The Department of Sociology will be organizing the monthly seminar for the month of October, on Thursday 18th October 2018 from 2.00 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology. At this seminar, Mr. Kavindra Paranage, will be delivering the lecture on “ “Constructing ‘water worlds’: the social implications of technical systems in water governance”. Kavindra Paranage is a […]
The 2nd lecture and the panel discussion of the of “Dean’s Lecture Series‘ will be held on 16th October 2018, from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm at the Board Room, Faculty of Arts. The topic of the lecture is “Humanities and Its Discontents in Higher Education Today” and will be delivered by Professor Saugata Bhaduri, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi […]
The Alumni Association of Tourism Economics and Hospitality Management (AATHEM) and the Students of the Tourism Study Programmes of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo is organizing the 5th Consecutive Tourism Leaders’ Summit (TLS) and International Tourism Research Conference (ITRC) in parallel to the official celebration of UNWTO World Tourism Day in Sri […]
Launching of Ediriweera Sarachchandra Birth Century Volume edited by Ven. Professor Agalakada Sirisumana Thero and Professor Sandagomi Coparahewa will be held on 20th September 2018 at 10.00 am in the M.B.Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. Emeritus Professor K.N.O. Dharmadhasa and Mr. Gamini Sumanasekara will deliver speeches and Ms. Lalitha Sarachchandra will preside the Event.